Superintend

Definition of Superintend

Su`per`in`tend´
v. t.1.To have or exercise the charge and oversight of; to oversee with the power of direction; to take care of with authority; to supervise; as, an officer superintends the building of a ship or the construction of a fort.
[imp. & p. p. Superintended; p. pr. & vb. n. Superintending.]
The king may appoint a council, who may superintend the works of this nature.
- Bacon.

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administer, administrate, build, manage, oversee, overseer, oversight, superintendence, superintendent, supervise, supervising, supervision
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