presidency: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (prez'i-dun-sē), [key]
— pl. -cies.
- the office, function, or term of office of a president.
- (often cap.) the office of President of the United States.
- a local governing body consisting of a council of three.
- (often cap.) the highest administrative body, composed of the prophet and his two councilors.
- the former designation of any of the three original provinces of British India: Bengal, Bombay, and Madras.
- presidency (Thesaurus)