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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The office or station of a rector.

Usage examples (31)
  • A unique thing about his rectorship was his willingness to take the blame upon himself when something went wrong.
  • Yes, Heidegger was a member o the Nazi party during his rectorship 1933-1934 and onward, till the end of the war.
  • It wasn't easy to speak and to face the services, and that they meant the real end of my rectorship, my active ministry.
  • A new parish house had been erected as Alexis Stein's rectorship closed, and Mr. Nelson's organizing abilities made it hum. for more
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