preside


preside over

verb

Definition of PRESIDE

1
to exercise authority or power over <from 1923 to 1948 Palestine was presided over by Great Britain under a mandate granted by the League of Nations>
Synonyms boss, captain, command, control, preside (over), rule, sway [archaic]
2
to look after and make decisions about <he presides over a vast communications empire>

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