proctor (plural proctors)
- (US) A person who supervises students as they take an examination, in the United States at the college/university level; often the department secretary, or a fellow/graduate student; an invigilator.
- Synonyms: invigilator
- (UK) An official at any of several older universities.
- (British, legal) A legal practitioner in ecclesiastical and some other courts.
- (obsolete) One appointed to collect alms for those who could not go out to beg for themselves, such as lepers and the bedridden.
- A procurator or manager for another.
- A representative of the clergy in convocation.
proctor (proctors, present participle proctoring; past and past participle proctored)
- A city in Minnesota.
- A census-designated place in Oklahoma.
- A town in Vermont.
proctor (not comparable)
- (soil science) Pertaining to the Proctor test, a standardized test measuring soil moisture-density, especially for the requirements of construction projects.