Word of the Day - Ombudsman
Ombudsman – oh m b uh d z m ae n
An official appointed to investigate and individual’s complaints
The ombudsman called to collect my statement
a government official who hears and investigates complaints by private citizens against other officials or government agencies.
a person who investigates and attempts to resolve complaints and problems, as between employees and an employer or between students and a university.
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First known use
20th Cent from Swedish: commissioner