Definition of superintendence in US English:

superintendence

noun

  • The management or arrangement of an activity or organization; supervision.

    ‘the school was under the superintendence of the nuns of the convent’
    ‘under his vigilant superintendence, a building was erected’

Pronunciation

superintendence

/ˌsupər(ə)nˈtɛnd(ə)ns//ˌso͞opər(ə)nˈtend(ə)ns/