inspector general definition

  • noun:
    • An officer with general investigative powers within a civil, military, or any other organization.
    • a senior authoritative responsible for inspecting conformance on requirements in a municipal or armed forces company
    • an employee officer of an army, whoever responsibilities are those of assessment, and embrace every little thing in accordance with company, recruiting, release, management, accountability for money and residential property, instruction, police, and discipline.
    • An officer faced with the supervision of some system of evaluation, as that an army, a course of community works or of machinery, etc.
    • a military officer in charge of investigations

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