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professorship

noun [C] uk   /prəˈfes.ə.ʃɪp/ us    /-ɚ-/
the position of professor in a university
Translations of “professorship”
in Korean 교수직…
in Arabic أستاذِيّة…
in Portuguese cátedra, docência…
in Catalan càtedra…
in Japanese 教授の地位…
in Italian professorato, ordinariato, cattedra universitaria…
in Chinese (Traditional) 教授職位…
in Chinese (Simplified) 教授职位…
(Definition of professorship from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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