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chairmanshipnoun [C usually sing]

 us   /ˈtʃeər·mənˌʃɪp/
the ​state or ​period during which a ​particularperson is a ​chairperson, or the ​state of being a ​chairperson: the chairmanship of the Alabama ​Republican Committee
(Definition of chairmanship from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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chairmanshipnoun [C, usually singular or U]

uk   /ˈtʃeəmənʃɪp/  us   /ˈtʃer-/
the ​position or ​work of being a chairman, or the ​period of ​time during which someone is a chairman: Lobbyists are ​pushing for the Senator to give up his chairmanship of the Banking Committee. I would like to thank Sam Davis for his excellent chairmanship of the ​meeting.one-year/two-year, etc. chairmanship His ​departurebrings to an end a tumultuous three-year chairmanship.
(Definition of chairmanship from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “chairmanship”
in Chinese (Simplified) 主席地位,主席任期…
in Chinese (Traditional) 主席職位(或身分), 主席任期…
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