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Gymnasiarch



[jim-ney-zee-ahrk] /dʒɪmˈneɪ ziˌɑrk/

noun
1.
(in ancient Greece) a magistrate who superintended the gymnasia and public games in certain cities.
/dʒɪmˈneɪzɪˌɑːk/
noun
1.
(in ancient Greece) an official who supervised athletic schools and contests
2.
(obsolete) the governor or chief tutor of an academy or college

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