Reference Entry

surveillance

Edited by T. F. Hoad

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology

Published in print January 1996 | ISBN: 9780192830982
Published online January 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191727153
surveillance

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XIX. — F., f. surveiller, f. SUR- + veiller watch (:- L. vigilāre); see -ANCE.

Reference Entry.  15 words. 

Subjects: History of English

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