Definition of oversight in English:

oversight

Syllabification: o·ver·sight
Pronunciation: /ˈōvərˌsīt
 
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noun

  • 2The action of overseeing something: effective oversight of the financial reporting process
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    • The obvious solution is direct government oversight in the form of industry regulations.
    • No other state agency exercises effective oversight over army expenditures.
    • The lax regulatory oversight and risk management are now being reborn as bad loans.

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