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  • n. Captaincy

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The condition, rank, post, or authority of a captain or chief commander.
  • n. Military skill.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The office of captain, or of chief commander.
  • n. The command of a clan or government of a certain district; chieftainship.
  • n. Skill as a captain or leader: as, he displayed good captainship.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the post of captain

Etymologies

From captain +‎ -ship. (Wiktionary)

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