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executive leadership

the processes by which those occupying the highest level positions of power and authority in an organization structure, direct, coordinate, and motivate others toward achieving certain goals.

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closed-class words

closed-class words

in a language, a category of words that does not readily admit new members, consisting mainly of words that serve key grammatical functions, such as pronouns, prepositions, and determiners (see function word). Compare open-class words.