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praesidium

  

      n      a variant spelling of       presidium  
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presidium   , praesidium         
      n   pl   , -iums, -ia  
1    often cap   (in Communist countries) a permanent committee of a larger body, such as a legislature, that acts for it when it is in recess  
2    a collective presidency, esp. of a nongovernmental organization  
     (C20: from Russian prezidium, from Latin praesidium, from praesidere to superintend; see preside)  


praesidium         
      n      a variant spelling of       presidium  

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