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administer, be on duty at, be responsible for, conduct, control, direct, handle, have or be in charge of, inspect, keep an eye on, look after, manage, oversee, preside over, run, superintend  
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  ( supervises    3rd person present)   ( supervising    present participle)   ( supervised    past tense & past participle  )
1       verb   If you supervise an activity or a person, you make sure that the activity is done correctly or that the person is doing a task or behaving correctly.  
University teachers have refused to supervise students' examinations...      V n  
2       verb   If you supervise a place where work is done, you ensure that the work there is done properly.  
He makes the wines and supervises the vineyards...      V n  

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