Focus on the pronunciation of proprietorship
English definition of “proprietorship”
/prəˈpraɪətəʃɪp/ noun [U]
› the situation of owning something: proprietorship over sth Zimbabwe granted proprietorship over wildlife to landowners.
› LAW a particular legal form for a small company in some countries: The legal formats available: proprietorship, partnership, or limited liability company, are outdated. → See also sole proprietorship