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from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who scrutinizes; a close examiner or inquirer; a scrutineer.
  • noun In old English law, a bailiff appointed to protect the king's water-rights, as flotsam, jetsam, and wrecks; also, a public officer with like duties.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun One who scrutinizes; a close examiner or inquirer.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A person who scrutinizes or investigates.

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