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English definition of “presidency”

presidency

noun [C usually singular]     /ˈprez.ɪ.dən.si/
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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