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proctor is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of proctor in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… Chris Proctor has previously worked in …”

meanings of proctor


  1. One appointed to collect alms for those who could not go out to beg for themselves, such as lepers and the bedridden.
  2. A procurator or manager for another.
  3. A legal practitioner in ecclesiastical and some other courts.
  4. A representative of the clergy in convocation.
  5. An official at any of several older universities.
  6. A person who supervises students as they take an examination, in the United States at the college/university level; often the department secretary, or a fellow/graduate student; an invigilator.


  1. A surname​.
  2. A town in Vermont.
  3. A city in Minnesota.
  4. A census-designated place in Oklahoma.


  1. To manage as an attorney or agent.
  2. To function as a proctor.


  1. Pertaining to the Proctor test, a standardized test measuring soil moisture-density, especially for the requirements of construction projects.

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