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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Condition of having charge and oversight.

Usage examples (37)
  • "The superintendency is a difficult, difficult job, and some people just get worn out," said Bob Griggs of North Richland Hills.
  • The Prime Minister's superintendency disembarassed the depositories;
  • E. Hufstader, of Yorkshire Center, had the superintendency in 1887, and
  • During and subsequent to the superintendency of Mrs. Tyler at Annapolis for more
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