Meaning of “chairmanship” in the English Dictionary

"chairmanship" in American English

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chairmanshipnoun [ C usually sing ]

us /ˈtʃeər·mənˌʃɪp/

the state or period during which a particular person 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)

"chairmanship" in Business English

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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 departure brings to an end a tumultuous three-year chairmanship.

(Definition of “chairmanship” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)