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English definition of “directorship”

directorship

noun [C]
 
 
/dɪˈrektəʃɪp/ WORKPLACE, MANAGEMENT
the position of being one of the managers who control a company or organization, or the period that someone has this position: Mr Dyer has resigned his directorship and is no longer involved with the company. Just one year into his directorship, Mr. Winsley's contract was extended through 2012. an executive/non-executive directorship
(Definition of directorship from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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