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chair·man·ship

 (châr′mən-shĭp′)
n.
The office or term of a chairman.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.chairmanship - the position of chairmanchairmanship - the position of chairman    
berth, billet, post, situation, position, office, place, spot - a job in an organization; "he occupied a post in the treasury"
Translations
رِئاسَه، ترؤُّس
předsednictví
formandsperiodeformandsskab
fundarstjórastaîa, formennska
başkanlık

chairmanship

[ˈtʃɛəmənʃɪp] N (= post) → presidencia f; (= art) → arte m de presidir reuniones

chairmanship

[ˈtʃɛərmənʃɪp] n
(= position) → présidence f
to take on the chairmanship of sth → prendre la présidence de qch
under the chairmanship of sb → sous la présidence de qn
(= period) → présidence f

chairmanship

[ˈtʃɛəmənˌʃɪp] npresidenza

chair

(tʃeə) noun
1. a movable seat for one person, with a back to it. a table and four chairs.
2. the position of a person who is chairman at a meeting etc. Who is in the chair?
3. the office of a university professor. He holds the chair of History at this university.
verb
to be chairman at (a meeting etc). He chaired the meeting last night.
ˈchairlift noun
a set of seats hanging from a cable, used to take skiers etc up a mountain.
ˈchairman, chairperson, chairwoman nouns
a person who takes charge of or directs a meeting.
ˈchairmanship noun

Address a male chairman as Mr Chairman, and a female chairman as Madam Chairman.
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