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

 proc·tor /ˈprɑktɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Proc·tor n.  One who is employed to manage to affairs of another. Specifically: (a) A person appointed to collect alms for those who could not go out to beg for themselves, as lepers, the bedridden, etc.; hence a beggar. [Obs.] --Nares.  (b) Eng. Law An officer employed in admiralty and ecclesiastical causes. He answers to an attorney at common law, or to a solicitor in equity. --Wharton. (c) Ch. of Eng. A representative of the clergy in convocation. (d) An officer in a university or college whose duty it is to enforce obedience to the laws of the institution.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Proc·tor, v. t. To act as a proctor toward; to manage as an attorney or agent.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : someone who supervises (an examination) [syn: monitor]
      v : as of students taking an exam, to prevent cheating [syn: invigilate]