generalship

[jen-er-uh l-ship]

noun

skill as commander of a large military force or unit.
the rank or functions of a general.
management or leadership.

Origin of generalship

First recorded in 1585–95; general + -ship
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generalship

noun

the art or duties of exercising command of a major military formation or formations
tactical or administrative skill
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