Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The skill entailed in leading a state or country.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The art of conducting state affairs; state management; statesmanship.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The art of conducting state affairs; state management; statesmanship.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The skills of being a statesman, of leading a country well.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun wisdom in the management of public affairs

Etymologies

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From state +‎ -craft.

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