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1. a member of the teaching staff of any of certain universities having the duties of enforcing discipline
2. US (in a college or university) a supervisor or monitor who invigilates examinations, enforces discipline, etc.
3. (formerly) an agent, esp one engaged to conduct another's case in a court
4. (formerly) an agent employed to collect tithes
5. Church of England one of the elected representatives of the clergy in Convocation and the General Synod
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The VC took oath from the newly appointed proctors.
The Vice Chancellor in his address termed the role of staff proctors as pivotal for maintenance of conducive academic environment of varsity.
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Debora Proctors Declaration of the Case concerning Thomas Choat survives today as the most extensive description of a sexual crime in colonial Essex County.
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The Proctors also embraced the thoroughly American notion that hard work and personal rectitude would lead to happiness and prosperity, but their lives demonstrated that in American society such a promise was denied to people of color.
Antonio Propinos, the founder of the Proctor family, was born a slave in San Domingo about 1743 and became the property of a British officer.
In addition to providing Questionmark(TM) Perception(TM) software for authoring, delivering and reporting on these certifications as well as practice tests, Questionmark will create administration software to schedule tests at multiple centers, regulate retakes, create customized registration screens, check screen resolution and browser viability before tests start, and log in test monitors or proctors for certification exams.
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