intendance

noun
in·​ten·​dance | \ in-ˈten-dən(t)s How to pronounce intendance (audio) \

Definition of intendance

2 : an administrative department

Examples of intendance in a Sentence

his scrupulous intendance of the university's finances

First Known Use of intendance

1739, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Intendance.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/intendance. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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