from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The condition of being a superintendent
- n. The act of superintending
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The act of superintending; superintendence.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as superintendence.
- n. The office or the place of business of a superintendent.
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"The superintendency is a difficult, difficult job, and some people just get worn out," said Bob Griggs of North Richland Hills.
The upstart committee will look at the numbers behind a split and then make one of three recommendations to the school committee and possibly residents at a town meeting: Stick with the current setup, revert to two independent K-8 school districts, or convert to a system with one superintendent and three districts - a setup called a superintendency union.
These circumstances, being often repeated, give women the abilities as well as a taste for that kind of superintendency to which, by their prudence and good management, they seem to be in general very equal.
These circumstances being often repeated, give women the abilities as well as a taste for that kind of superintendency, to which, by their prudence and good management, they seem to be in general very equal.
People think that when you are an educator you clearly aspire to a superintendency or to be secretary of education.
A regulator from the banking superintendency of Peru stated, "In our consumer protection efforts, the banks are out greatest partners."
And those gripped by "Waiting for 'Superman'" will remember Rhee claiming that this would be her only superintendency -- giving her the freedom to act quickly and aggressively.
The Prime Minister's superintendency disembarassed the depositories;
I mean, when I took this job, I, you know, took it really thinking, you know, that I - this would be my first and last superintendency.
She has said that D.C. is her first and last superintendency, and I tend to believe her.