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pre·mier

 (prĭ-mîr′, -myîr′, prē′mîr)
adj.
1. First in status or importance; principal or chief: an architect of premier rank.
2. First to occur or exist; earliest.
n. (prĭ-mîr′)
1. A prime minister.
2. A chief administrative officer, as of a Canadian province.

[Middle English primier, from Old French, from Latin prīmārius, from prīmus, first; see per in Indo-European roots.]

pre·mier′ship′ n.

premiership

(ˈprɛmjəʃɪp)
n
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the office of premier
2. (General Sporting Terms)
a. a championship competition held among a number of sporting clubs
b. a victory in such a championship
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.premiership - the office of premier
berth, billet, post, situation, position, office, place, spot - a job in an organization; "he occupied a post in the treasury"
Translations

premiership

[ˈpremɪəʃɪp] Ncargo m del primer ministro, puesto m de primer ministro; (= period in office) → mandato m

premiership

[ˈprɛmiərʃɪp]
n
[leader] → mandat m (d'un Premier ministre)
(SPORT)championnat m de ligue 1
modif [club, footballer, player, football, soccer, table, team] → de ligue 1; [title] → de champion de ligue 1; [winner] → du championnat de ligue 1
premiership league → ligue 1
premiership division → ligue 1

Premiership

n (Ftbl) → erste Liga

premiership

n (= period)Amtsperiode or -zeit fals Premierminister(in); (= office)Amt ntdes Premierministers/der Premierministerin

premiership

[ˈprɛmɪəʃɪp] ncarica di premier
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Arthur had put on his uniform to please the tenants, he said, who thought as much of his militia dignity as if it had been an elevation to the premiership.
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The Albion boss concedes that his players cannot yet have any claims to being Premiership performers.
OPERATION Premiership is alive and well and firmly based in reality.
Bruce believes the monetary differences between playing in the Premiership and Division One are too great with clubs often facing financial ruin if they are relegated.
CELTIC'S major shareholder Dermot Desmond believes the Glasgow club will be playing in the Premiership within three years.
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WESTBROM manager Gary Megson has admitted a lack of a cutting edge in attack has proved to their undoing as they prepare for confirmation of relegation from the Premiership.
England's top clubs are planning to abolish relegation from Premiership One this season and expand the top League from 12 to 14 teams.
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