wardenship

noun
war·​den·​ship | \ ˈwȯr-dᵊn-ˌship How to pronounce wardenship (audio) \

Definition of wardenship

: the office, jurisdiction, or powers of a warden

First Known Use of wardenship

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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