Definition of headship
: the position, office, or dignity of a head
Examples of headship in a sentence
<while he was in the hospital, the CEO had his most trusted lieutenant assume temporary headship of the firm>
<the person at the headship of the firm will face daunting challenges, given the current state of the economy>
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