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superintendency

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of superintendency

  1. 1 the duty or function of watching or guarding for the sake of proper direction or control superintendency of the polling places is largely carried out by retired citizens Synonyms of superintendency care, charge, guidance, headship, oversight, regulation, stewardship, superintendence, supervision, surveillanceWords Related to superintendency monitoring, observance, observation, observing, policing; administration, control, direction, generalship, hand(s), management, running; leadership, piloting, shepherding, steering; government, reign, rule; aegis (also egis), auspices, guardianship, protection, trusteeship, tutelage

  2. 2 the act or activity of looking after and making decisions about something currently a faculty member is needed for superintendency of the program Synonyms of superintendency administration, care, charge, control, direction, governance, government, guidance, handling, intendance, management, operation, oversight, presidency, regulation, running, stewardship, superintendence, conduct, supervisionWords Related to superintendency generalship, leadership, rulership; agency; aegis (also egis), custody, guardianship, keeping, lap, protection, safekeeping, trust, tutelage, ward; engineering, logistics, machination, manipulation; coadministration, codirection, comanagement


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