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INSPECTOR. The name given to certain officers whose duties are to examine and inspect things over which they have jurisdiction; as, inspector of bark , one who is by law authorized to examine bark for exportation, and to approve or disapprove of its quality. Inspectors of customs are officers appointed by the general government: as to their duties, see Story's L. U. S. vol. 1, 590, 605, 609, 610, 612, 619, 621, 623, 650; ii. 1490, 1516; iii. 1650, 1790.

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Mr Rau said the new workplace advisory service will not have any inspectoral powers under the Act a really important contrast to past practice.
A travers le nouveau dispositif que nous avons mis sur pied, a savoir le college inspectoral, nous insistons sur le role de l'inspecteur dans l'accompagnement de l'enseignant et de sa pratique pedagogique.