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intendance

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the act or activity of looking after and making decisions about something
  • his scrupulous intendance of the university's finances

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The first known use of intendance was in 1739

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“Intendance.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/intendance. Accessed 28 Sep. 2020.

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