Definition of scrutator in English:

scrutator

noun

  • 1A person whose official duty it is to examine or investigate something.

    • ‘Messrs. M. S. Giuseppi and W. A. Littledale were appointed scrutators of the ballot.’
    1. 1.1historical A university official responsible for examining votes at university elections and announcing the result.

Origin

Late 16th century: from Latin, from scrutari search, examine.

Pronunciation

scrutator

/skruːˈteɪtə/