Definition of surveyorship in US English:

surveyorship

noun

  • See surveyor

    • ‘The surveyorship of St Paul's was traditionally held by the Surveyor of the King's Works, but Wren was increasingly involved in overseeing the project for rebuilding.’
    • ‘Robert Milliken resigned the county surveyorship to take charge of the city schools, as superintendent, in 1875.’
    • ‘In the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries it provided by far the greatest number of posts open to architects in the form of surveyorships and clerkships of the works.’

Pronunciation

surveyorship

/-ˌSHip/