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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The position of ruling a state or political unit.

Usage examples (37)
  • The governorship was a difficult job even in the best of times.
  • The governorship is just a stop on the way to his real goal.
  • In his final budget address of a two-term governorship, Pennsylvania Gov.
  • Novel article, but one quick correction: North Carolina's governorship is NOT "up for grabs" in 2010 – Gov. for more
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