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superintendent

1. (in Britain) a senior police officer higher in rank than an inspector but lower than a chief superintendent
2. (in the US) the head of a police department

superintendent

At a construction site, the contractor’s representative who is responsible for continuous field supervision, coordination, and completion of the work and, unless another person is designated in writing by the contractor to the owner and the architect, for the prevention of accidents.
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Seegrave was fast approaching the condition of a superintendent at his wits' end.
My daughter's little outbreak of temper in the "boudoir," and her readiness to think herself suspected, appeared to have produced an unfavourable impression on Superintendent Seegrave.
Superintendent made his bow, with a look in my direction, which said plainly, "Why employ me, if you are to tie my hands in this way?
Superintendent alive on a furnace, and the other women looked as if they could eat him when he was done.
The search over, and no Diamond or sign of a Diamond being found, of course, anywhere, Superintendent Seegrave retired to my little room to consider with himself what he was to do next.
I have convinced my aunt that we must have a cleverer head than Superintendent Seegrave's to help us; and I have got her permission to despatch a telegram to my father.
And yet if she had said to, the Superintendent what she said to me, fool as he is, I'm afraid " He stopped there, and left the rest unspoken.
Godfrey and Superintendent Seegrave also waiting for me on the steps.
Franklin had volunteered to take the Superintendent back to the town, from which he could telegraph to London as easily as from our station.
Half an hour before dinner-time, the two gentlemen came back from Frizinghall, having arranged with Superintendent Seegrave that he was to return to us the next day.
Police Superintendent Kashmir Disomangcop, former COP of Iloilo Base Commander
Both of the suits were brought by Superintendent James Corcoran in his role as liquidator of the Ideal Mutual.

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