superintendency

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noun su·per·in·ten·den·cy \-dən(t)-sē\

Definition of superintendency

plural

superintendencies

  1. :  the office, post, or jurisdiction of a superintendent; also :  superintendence

Examples of superintendency in a sentence

  1. superintendency of the polling places is largely carried out by retired citizens

  2. currently a faculty member is needed for superintendency of the program

1562

First Known Use of superintendency

1562


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