from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The act, process, or function of supervising. See Synonyms at care.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The act or instance of supervising.
- n. Responsible oversight.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The act of overseeing; inspection; superintendence; oversight.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The act of supervising or overseeing; oversight; superintendence; direction: as, to have the supervision of a coalmine; police supervision.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. management by overseeing the performance or operation of a person or group
Although the recipes are simple and list few ingredients, some supervision is necessary as there are hazards in the kitchen, notably when a 425 degree oven is called for.
Parental supervision is lacking in so many homes and her's is no exception.
This may be one of the most despicable displays of the absence of supervision, especially considering that supervision is supposed to be a benefit of organized sports.
Because supervision is a long-term activity, it often takes a back seat to more immediately urgent concerns.
Better supervision is necessary to prevent a new cycle of leveraging and excessive risk taking.
Students receive close individual supervision from a licensed psychologist on all assessment activities.
At least two hours of individual face-to-face supervision is provided per week.
Keen supervision is all you need to prevent your stuff from getting stolen.
This does not mean that the supervision is limited to ascertaining whether the respondent State exercised its discretion reasonably, carefully and in good faith; what the Court has to do is to look at the interference complained of in the light of the case as a whole and determine whether it was “proportionate to the legitimate aim pursued” and whether the reasons adduced by the national authorities to justify it are “relevant and sufficient”.
They argue that a in isolation marketplace will never return as long as a supervision is so involved.