Definitions for Surveyorsərˈveɪ ər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. surveyor(noun)

    an engineer who determines the boundaries and elevations of land or structures

  2. surveyor(noun)

    someone who conducts a statistical survey

Wiktionary

  1. surveyor(Noun)

    A person occupied with surveying -- the process of determining positions on the earth's surface.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Surveyor(noun)

    one placed to superintend others; an overseer; an inspector

  2. Surveyor(noun)

    one who views and examines for the purpose of ascertaining the condition, quantity, or quality of anything; as, a surveyor of highways, ordnance, etc

  3. Surveyor(noun)

    one who surveys or measures land; one who practices the art of surveying

  4. Surveyor(noun)

    an officer who ascertains the contents of casks, and the quantity of liquors subject to duty; a gauger

  5. Surveyor(noun)

    in the United States, an officer whose duties include the various measures to be taken for ascertaining the quantity, condition, and value of merchandise brought into a port

Freebase

  1. Surveyor

    Surveyor is a Didone classification digital serif typeface designed by Tobias Frere-Jones in 2001 as a custom typeface for use in Martha Stewart Living magazine. Surveyor recalls type found on maps and charts, labeling geographic features. Surveyor has a vertical axis and a high contrast of stroke weight similar to Bodoni or Didot but a less strident, more organic, structure recalling early nineteenth century faces like Bell, Scotch Roman, and Thorowgood. The italics have a slightly more extreme forward slant than is common, curved strokes often terminate in a ball, and several of the uppercase characters, A, K, N, and T have a swash stroke.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Surveyor' in Nouns Frequency: #2753


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