noun, plural su·per·in·tend·en·cies.
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Origin of superintendency
OTHER WORDS FROM superintendencypre·su·per·in·tend·ence, nounpre·su·per·in·tend·en·cy, noun
Words nearby superintendency
Example sentences from the Web for superintendency
The Jhansi state and the Jalaun and Chanderi districts were then formed into a superintendency.
The development of the department under the superintendency of William H. Maxwell has been along thoroughly modern lines.A History of the City of Brooklyn and Kings County Volume II|Stephen M. Ostrander
Judge G. Mott, another special agent, who had been dispatched to examine Nesmiths superintendency, did the same.The Life of Isaac Ingalls Stevens, Volume II (of 2)|Hazard Stevens
But how if the superintendency can't be had without the colonelcy?Miss Ravenel's conversion from secession to loyalty|J. W. de Forest
No change has been made in the superintendency, and a new impetus has been given to this work since it has been made a department.Two Decades|Frances W. Graham and Georgeanna M. Gardenier