Leadership

Definition of Leadership

Lead´er`ship
n.1.The office, position or function of a leader; as, Gingrich held the House leadership for six years.
2.The quality of character and personality giving a person the ability to gain the confidence of and lead others; as, Washington's leadership was indispensible to success of the American Revolution.
3.The people who serve as leaders of a group; as, the party leadership was in disarray after the election.

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