Rectorship
Rectorship Rec"tor*ship (r?k"t?r*sh?p), n. 1. Government; guidance. [Obs.] ``The rectorship of judgment.'' --Shak. [1913 Webster]

2. The office or rank of a rector; rectorate. [1913 Webster]


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