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chairmanship

[chair-muh n-ship] /ˈtʃɛər mənˌʃɪp/
noun
1.
the office or rank of chairman.
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50; chairman + -ship
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  • In other cases, a department may have only a small coterie of senior scholars, all of whom have taken turns at the chairmanship.
  • He will also step down from the board next spring, and he has agreed not to seek the firm's chairmanship.
  • Some reported candidates for the chairmanship, on the other hand, could be disastrous.
  • In keeping with the bipartisan nature of the committee the chairmanship of the committee changes every two years.

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