Definitions

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  • adj. Of or pertaining to a proctor or to the office of proctorship.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to a proctor, esp. an academic proctor; magisterial.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Relating or pertaining to a proctor, especially a university proctor.

Etymologies

proctor +‎ -ial (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • At Louvain there was a kind of proctorial walk undertaken by the University official known as the

    Life in the Medieval University

  • Sources said the Commission would also recommend changing the proctorial law of the universities because the law is not suitable to face uncalled for situations.

    Dhaka University campus in August :- Judicial probe body submits report Oct 22: Ban on campus politi

  • Proctors, it will be borne in mind, are sketched by Charles Dickens in the opening pages of _David Copperfield_, for Dora's papa, Mr. Spenlow, was in proctorial partnership with the reputably inexorable

    Lippincott's Magazine of Popular Literature and Science Volume 15, No. 87, March, 1875

  • Imaginatively, I shall don proctorial robes, and armed with a duster, saunter up and down the library, putting to each poet as I meet him the once dreaded question, 'Sir, are you a member of this

    Obiter Dicta Second Series

  • There was a grand party of Dons at the Deanery, and as they hung their togas in the hall (for they couldn't conveniently dine in them) there was filched from each proctorial sleeve that marvellous little triangular survival of a stole which nobody can explain, and all these collectively were nailed on the Dean's outer door in a star.

    My Life as an Author

  • There had been no treason whatever in the office; neither had anything come out through the proctorial firm in York, or Sir Walter

    Mary Anerley : a Yorkshire Tale

  • I observed, however, that Mr. Spenlow's proctorial gown and stiff cravat took Peggotty down a little, and inspired her with a greater reverence for the man who was gradually becoming more and more etherealized in my eyes every day, and about whom a reflected radiance seemed to me to beam when he sat erect in Court among his papers, like a little lighthouse in a sea of stationery.

    David Copperfield

  • Prof Mahdi added that the new batch of students has been provided with phone numbers of teachers and proctorial board members with instructions to call in case of emergency as well as report any incident of ragging.

    The Times of India

  • "After receiving complaints and carrying out investigations, the proctorial department of the university recently found three students guilty of being involved in different cases of sexual harassment on campus," a statement by the university said.

    The Times of India

  • This administration, which includes the VC, the proctorial body and pro-Jamaat teachers, always works for Shibir men, a teacher of the university said, wishing anonymity.

    The Daily Star

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