a person chosen to represent and transact business for a corporation, as a university.
a civil magistrate having different powers in different countries.

1595–1605; < French < Late Latin syndicus city official < Greek sýndikos counsel for defendant, equivalent to syn- syn- + dik- (stem of dikḗ) justice + -os noun suffix

syndicship, noun Unabridged
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syndic (ˈsɪndɪk)
1.  (Brit) a business agent of some universities or other bodies
2.  (in several countries) a government administrator or magistrate with varying powers
[C17: via Old French from Late Latin syndicus, from Greek sundikos defendant's advocate, from syn- + dikē justice]

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Word Origin & History

1601, "civil magistrate, especially in Geneva," from Fr. syndic "chief representative" (14c.), from L.L. syndicus "representative of a group or town," from Gk. syndikos "public advocate," from syn- "together" + dike "judgment, justice, usage, custom" (cognate with L. dicere "to show, tell;" see
diction). Meaning "representative of a university or other corporation" first found 1607.
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