What does the word Rectorship mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Rectorate.

Usage examples for Rectorship

  1. A new parish house had been erected as Alexis Stein's rectorship closed, and Mr. Nelson's organizing abilities made it hum. – Frank H. Nelson of Cincinnati by Warren C. Herrick
  2. In a letter to another friend he said: It wasn't easy to speak and to face the services, and that they meant the real end of my rectorship, my active ministry. – Frank H. Nelson of Cincinnati by Warren C. Herrick
  3. Shortly after the completion of this, Carlyle visited Edinburgh to receive the Lord Rectorship of his University, and soon after his wife died. – A History of Nineteenth Century Literature (1780-1895) by George Saintsbury
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