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- the capacity of someone to lead others
- a group of leaders
2013 April 9, Andrei Lankov, “Stay Cool. Call North Korea’s Bluff.”, in New York Times:
- People who talk about an imminent possibility of war seldom pose this question: What would North Korea’s leadership get from unleashing a war that they are likely to lose in weeks, if not days?
- (dated) The office or status of a leader.
capacity to lead
office of leader
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leadership m (plural leaderships)
- leadership (the characteristics of leading by the leader)
- “leadership” in le Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).
leadership f (invariable)