Administration meaning

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The definition of administration refers to the group of individuals who are in charge of creating and enforcing rules and regulations, or those in leadership positions who complete important tasks.

An example of administration is the President of the United States and the individuals he appoints to support him.

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Administration is defined as the act of managing duties, responsibilities, or rules.

An example of administration is the act of the principal in the school managing the faculty and staff and employing the rules of the school system.

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The act or process of administering, especially the management of a government or large institution.
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The activity of a government or state in the exercise of its powers and duties.
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The dispensing, applying, or tendering of something, such as an oath, a sacrament, or medicine.
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(uncountable) The act of administering; government of public affairs; the service rendered, or duties assumed, in conducting affairs; the conducting of any office or employment; direction.
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Management of a trust or estate.
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The management and settling (of an estate) by an administrator or executor.
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The act of administering; management; specif., the management of governmental or institutional affairs.
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(uncountable) The act of administering, or tendering something to another; dispensation.

The administration of a medicine, of an oath, of justice, or of the sacrament.

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A court’s management and distribution of property during a judicial proceeding.
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(uncountable, business) Management.
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The administering (of punishment, medicine, a sacrament, an oath, etc.)
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(uncountable, law, UK) An arrangement whereby an insolvent company can continue trading under supervision.

The company went into voluntary administration last week.

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The management and settlement of the estate of an intestate or of a testator who has no executor by a person appointed by the court.
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(countable) A body that administers; the executive part of government; the persons collectively who are entrusted with the execution of laws and the superintendence of public affairs; the chief magistrate and his cabinet or council; or the council, or ministry, alone, as in Great Britain.

Successive US administrations have had similar Middle East policies.

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Their term of office.
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The term of office of an executive officer or body.
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Origin of administration