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Noun: inspector  in'spek-tu(r)
  1. A high ranking police officer
  2. An investigator who observes carefully
    "the inspector searched for clues";
    - examiner

Derived forms: inspectors

Type of: bobby [Brit, informal], investigator, officer, plod [Brit, informal], police officer, policeman

Encyclopedia: Inspector