from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The function of an intendant; management.
- n. An administrative office or district.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Intendancy; superintendence; direction; business management; specifically, in France, official superintending authority, or a body of official intendants, especially of the army.
- n. Attention; care; guidance.
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