superintendent

From Wiktionary

Pronunciation[change]

  • (US) IPA (key): /ˌsjuːpərɪnˈtɛndənt/ or /ˌsuːpərɪnˈtɛndənt/
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Noun[change]

Singular
superintendent

Plural
superintendents

  1. (countable) A superintendent is someone who is authorized to supervise or direct something.
  2. (countable & uncountable) (Commonwealth) Superintendent is a police rank used in Commonwealth countries.