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praesidium

(prɪˈsɪdɪəm)
n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a variant spelling of presidium
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Noun1.praesidium - a permanent executive committee in socialist countries that has all the powers of some larger legislative body and that acts for it when it is not in session
commission, committee - a special group delegated to consider some matter; "a committee is a group that keeps minutes and loses hours" - Milton Berle
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praesidium

[prɪˈsɪdɪəm] N (Pol) → presidio m
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The ensemble presented the same pieces of sacred music by Jan Dismas Zelenka and Frantisek lgnac Antonin Tuma that are included on the CD--Zelenka's Marian antiphons Sub tuum praesidium 1-111 ZWV 157 and Sanctus et Agnus Dei ZWV 34 and ZWV 36, alongside Tina's Stabat mater in G minor.