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Presidency vs. Residency

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Presidencynoun

The office or role of president.

‘After many years as a party leader, she finally ascended to the presidency.’;

Residencynoun

The condition of being a resident of a particular place.

Presidencynoun

The bureaucratic organization and governmental initiatives devolving directly from the president.

‘Because of the president's lame duck status, the presidency was often hampered by congressional actions.’;

Residencynoun

The home or residence of a person, especially in the colonies.

Presidencynoun

The time during which one is president; a president's term of office.

‘In France, a presidency lasts for five years.’; ‘Ernest was a historian specializing in the presidency of Herbert Hoover.’;

Residencynoun

(US) The position or term of a medical resident.

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Presidencynoun

The function or condition of one who presides; superintendence; control and care.

Residencynoun

The position of a musical artist who commonly performs at a particular venue.

‘The trance DJ was keen to secure a residency in Ibiza.’;

Presidencynoun

The office of president; as, Washington was elected to the presidency.

Residencynoun

Residence.

Presidencynoun

The term during which a president holds his office; as, during the presidency of Madison.

Residencynoun

A political agency at a native court in British India, held by an officer styled the Resident; also, a Dutch commercial colony or province in the East Indies.

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Presidencynoun

One of the three great divisions of British India, the Bengal, Madras, and Bombay Presidencies, each of which had a council of which its governor was president.

Residencynoun

the act of dwelling in a place

Presidencynoun

the tenure of a president;

‘things were quiet during the Eisenhower administration’;

Residencynoun

the position of physician who is receiving special training in a hospital (usually after completing an internship)

Presidencynoun

the office and function of president;

‘Andrew Jackson expanded the power of the presidency beyond what was customary before his time’;

Residencynoun

the fact of living in a place

‘a government ruling confirmed the returning refugees' right to residency’;

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Presidency

A presidency is an administration or the executive, the collective administrative and governmental entity that exists around an office of president of a state or nation. Although often the executive branch of government, and often personified by a single elected person who holds the office of , in practice, the presidency includes a much larger collective of people, such as chiefs of staff, advisers and other bureaucrats.

‘president’;

Residencynoun

a residential post held by a writer, musician, or artist, typically for teaching purposes

‘the photographs were taken in East London during an artist-in-school residency’;

Residencynoun

the official residence of the Governor General's representative or other government agent, especially at the court of an Indian state.

Residencynoun

an organization of intelligence agents in a foreign country

‘he made contact with the KGB residency in Aden’;

Residencynoun

a musician's regular engagement at a club or other venue

‘he saw me at a folk club where I was doing the residency one Sunday night’;

Residencynoun

a period of specialized medical training in a hospital; the position of a resident.

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