[ roo-ler-ship ]
/ ˈru lərˌʃɪp /


the act or fact of ruling or the state of being ruled: Foreign rulership of the country began in the 18th century.

Origin of rulership

First recorded in 1640–50; ruler + -ship Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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