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The literal translation of the pre-revolutionary russian explanatory dictionary:
Presidency, the official name of the administration, for example, in the British India colonies.

President@Etymonline:
It had been used of chief officers of banks from 1781, of individual colonies since 1608 (originally Virginia) and heads of colleges since mid-15c.

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Цитата из дореволюционного русского толкового словаря:
Президентство, служебное название управления, например, в английских индийских колониях.

Президент@Etymonline:
Термин использовался руководителями банков с 1781 года, отдельными колониями с 1608 года (первоначально Вирджиния) и главами колледжей с середины 15 века.

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