Definitions for "PRESIDENCY"
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.
EU Member States take turns to hold the EU's Presidency for six months. The Presidency State chairs the European Council and the Council of Ministers. See paragraphs 58-61.
The presidency of the Council of Ministers rotates every six months between the EU member states. Denmark was president between July and December 2002. Greece is president between January and June 2003.
Keywords:  madison, jackson, apa, andrew, elected
The office of president; as, Washington was elected to the presidency.
The term during which a president holds his office; as, during the presidency of Madison.
the office and function of president; "Andrew Jackson expanded the power of the presidency beyond what was customary before his time"
the tenure of a president; "things were quiet during the Eisenhower administration"
Keywords:  pig, greased, politics, american, game
The greased pig in the field game of American politics.
The function or condition of one who presides; superintendence; control and care.
A group of people called to preside over an organization, consisting of a president and his or her counselors.
Keywords:  commitment, three, year
a three-year commitment