What is President?

  • (noun): The chief executive of a republic.
    See also — Additional definitions below

President

A president is a leader of an organization, company, club, trade union, university, country, a division or part of any of these, or, more generally, anything else.

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United States Presidential Election, 1996
... election of 1996 was a contest between the Democratic national ticket of President Bill Clinton from Arkansas and Vice President Al Gore from Tennessee and the ... On November 5, 1996, President Clinton went on to win re-election with a substantial margin in the popular vote and electoral college ...
Xidian University - President
... The current president is Zheng Xiaojing (郑晓静). ...
Xidian University - Famous Alumni
... Founder and Chairman, Lenovo Group (联想集团) Wang Zhigang (王志刚) - President, CETC (中国电子科技集团) Li Changyin (李长印) - Chief ... (腾讯) Yang Jun (杨军) - Vice President, China Great Wall Computer Group Co ... Yang (林杨) - Chief Executive Officer, Digital China (神州数码) Shao Kai (邵凯) - President, UFIDA Software Engineering Co ...
20 July Plot - Planned Government
... The following were appointed these roles as of July 1944 Generaloberst Ludwig Beck (Army) – President Carl Friedrich Goerdeler (DNVP) – Chancellor Wilhelm Leuschner (SPD) – Vice-Chancellor Paul Löbe (SPD ...
1960 - Events - September
... The Congolese president, Joseph Kasavubu, fires Patrice Lumumba's entire government, and also places Lumumba under house arrest ... President Dwight D ... September 26 – The leading candidates for President of the United States, Richard Nixon and John F ...

More definitions of "President":

  • (noun): An executive officer of a firm or corporation.
  • (noun): The head administrative officer of a college or university.
    Synonyms: prexy

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