governor-ship

governorship

[guhv-er-ner-ship, -uh-ner-]
noun
the duties, term in office, etc., of a governor.

Origin:
1635–45; governor + -ship

subgovernorship, noun
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governorship (ˈɡʌvənəˌʃɪp)
 
n
the office, jurisdiction, or term of a governor

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