Definitions for presideprɪˈzaɪd
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act as president
"preside over companies and corporations"
To act as president or chairperson.
To exercise authority or control, oversit.
To be a featured solo performer.
Origin: From presider, from praesidere, from pre- + .
to be set, or to sit, in the place of authority; to occupy the place of president, chairman, moderator, director, etc.; to direct, control, and regulate, as chief officer; as, to preside at a public meeting; to preside over the senate
to exercise superintendence; to watch over
Origin: [L. praesidere; prae before + sedere to sit: cf. F. prsider. See Sit.]
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