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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 over·sight /ˈovɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 O·ver·sight n.
 1. Watchful care; superintendence; general supervision.
 2. An overlooking; an omission; an error.
 3. Escape from an overlooked peril. [R.] “His fool-happy oversight.”
 Syn: -- Superintendence; supervision; inspection; overlooking; inadvertence; neglect; mistake; error; omission.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: an unintentional omission resulting from failure to notice
           something [syn: inadvertence]
      2: management by overseeing the performance or operation of a
         person or group [syn: supervision, supervising, superintendence]
      3: a mistake resulting from inattention [syn: lapse]