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chairmanship

noun [C usually singular] uk   /ˈtʃeə.mən.ʃɪp/ us    /ˈtʃer-/
the position of being a chairman or the period during which someone is a chairman: His chairmanship lasted a year.
Translations of “chairmanship”
in Chinese (Traditional) 主席職位(或身分), 主席任期…
in Chinese (Simplified) 主席地位,主席任期…
(Definition of chairmanship from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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