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From Middle English administracioun, from Old French administration, from Latin administratio, from administrare; see administer; compare French administration.
For purposes of local administration the provinces are divided into departments.
In every department of administration and of government he was supreme.
In the 7th century he became the head of the administration and a veritable prime minister.
On the failure of this attempt he left Austria and joined the headquarters of the Prussian army (1813), and became a member of the board of administration for north Germany.
The general council controls the departmental administration of the prefect, and its decisions on points of local government are usually final.
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