managership

manager

[man-i-jer]
noun
1.
a person who has control or direction of an institution, business, etc., or of a part, division, or phase of it.
2.
a person who manages: the manager of our track team.
3.
a person who controls and manipulates resources and expenditures, as of a household.
4.
British. (formerly) a theatrical producer.

Origin:
1580–90; manage + -er1

managership, noun
submanager, noun
submanagership, noun
undermanager, noun


1. administrator, executive, superintendent, supervisor; boss.
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manager (ˈmænɪdʒə)
 
n
1.  a person who directs or manages an organization, industry, shop, etc
2.  a person who controls the business affairs of an actor, entertainer, etc
3.  a person who controls the training of a sportsman or team
4.  a person who has a talent for managing efficiently
5.  law a person appointed by a court to carry on a business during receivership
6.  (in Britain) a member of either House of Parliament appointed to arrange a matter in which both Houses are concerned
7.  a computer program that organizes a resource, such as a set of files or a database
 
'managership
 
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manager
1580s, agent noun from manage.
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