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presideverb [I]

 us   /prɪˈzɑɪd/
to be in charge of or to control a meeting or event: The vice president will preside at today’s meeting.
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presideverb [I]

uk   us   /prɪˈzaɪd/
to be in charge of a formal meeting or ceremony: preside at sth The Chairman shall preside at meetings of the stockholders.
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