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oversight; watch; inspection; supervision. That sort of surveillance of which . . . The young have accused the old. (Sir W. Scott)

Origin: F, fr. Surveiller to watch over; sur over _ veiller to watch, L. Vigilare. See Sur-, and Vigil.