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statesmanship

[steyts-muh n-ship] /ˈsteɪts mənˌʃɪp/
noun
1.
the ability, qualifications, or practice of a statesman; wisdom and skill in the management of public affairs.
Origin of statesmanship
1755-1765
First recorded in 1755-65; statesman + -ship
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