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presidencynoun [C usually singular]

uk   /ˈprez.ɪ.dən.si/  us   /ˈprez.ɪ.dən.si/
B2 the job of being president, or the period when someone is a president: He has announced that he is running for the presidency. She won the presidency by a wide margin.

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presidencynoun [C]

 us   /ˈprez·ɪ·dən·si, -əˌden-/
politics & government the position of being president, or the length of time during which someone is president: the office of the presidency Franklin D. Roosevelt’s presidency lasted more than 12 years.
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