noun see foreman

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • foremanship — fore man*ship n. The position of a foreman. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • foremanship — noun the position of foreman • Derivationally related forms: ↑foreman • Hypernyms: ↑position, ↑post, ↑berth, ↑office, ↑spot, ↑billet, ↑place, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • foremanship — See foreman. * * * …   Universalium

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  • foremanship — n. position of manager; leadership of a jury …   English contemporary dictionary

  • foremanship — fore·man·ship …   English syllables

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  • foreman — noun Date: 15th century a first or chief person: as a. a member of a jury who acts as chairman and spokesman b. (1) a chief and often specially trained worker who works with and usually leads a gang or crew (2) a person in charge of a group of… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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