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presidency

noun [C usually singular] uk   /ˈprez.ɪ.dən.si/ us  
B2 the job of being president, or the period when someone is a president: He has announced that he is running for the presidency. She won the presidency by a wide margin.Leaders of national and regional governmentsPeople in charge of or controlling other peopleBosses, managers and directors
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