professorship

[ pruh-fes-er-ship ]
/ prəˈfɛs ərˌʃɪp /

noun

the office or post of a professor.

Origin of professorship

First recorded in 1635–45; professor + -ship

Related forms

sub·pro·fes·sor·ship, noun
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