noun see professor

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Professorship — Pro*fess or*ship, n. The office or position of a professor, or public teacher. Walton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • professorship — n. 1) to hold a professorship 2) an endowed professorship * * * an endowed professorship to hold a professorship …   Combinatory dictionary

  • professorship — [[t]prəfe̱sə(r)ʃɪp[/t]] professorships N COUNT A professorship is the post of professor in a university or college. He has accepted a research professorship at Cambridge University …   English dictionary

  • professorship — UK [prəˈfesə(r)ʃɪp] / US [prəˈfesərˌʃɪp] noun [countable] Word forms professorship : singular professorship plural professorships the job of being a professor, or the period of time that someone has this job …   English dictionary

  • professorship — pro|fes|sor|ship [prəˈfesəʃıp US sər ] n the job or position of a university or college professor ▪ a professorship in Japanese …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • professorship — pro fes·sor·ship || prÉ™ fesəʃɪp n. professorship, office of professor; rank of professor …   English contemporary dictionary

  • professorship — noun (C) the job or position of a university or college professor: a professorship in Japanese …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • professorship — professor ► NOUN 1) a university academic of the highest rank. 2) N. Amer. a university teacher. 3) a person who affirms a faith in or allegiance to something. DERIVATIVES professorial adjective professorship noun. ORIGIN Latin …   English terms dictionary

  • professorship — /preuh fes euhr ship /, n. the office or post of a professor. [1635 45; PROFESSOR + SHIP] * * * …   Universalium

  • professorship — noun The office of a professor …   Wiktionary

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