noun pres·i·dence \ˈprez(ə)dən(t)s\

Definition of presidence



  1. 1 :  the action or fact of presiding :  direction, superintendence by the presidence and guidance of an unseen governing power — William Wollaston

  2. 2 :  presidency 1a preserve both the senate and the presidence — P. G. Hamerton

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Origin and Etymology of presidence

Middle French, office of president, from Medieval Latin praesidentia

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a brief usually trivial fact

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