administration

  1. a method of tending to (especially business) matters
  2. the persons (or committees or departments etc.) who make up a governing body and who administer something
  3. the act of administering medication
  4. the tenure of a president

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Administration

• (n.) 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; management. • (n.) The executive part of government; the persons collectively who are intrusted with the execution of laws and the superintendence of public a...
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administration

1. 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; management. 'His financial administration was of a piece with his military administration.' (Macaulay) ... 2. The executive part of government; the persons collectively who...
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administration

noun the act of administering medication
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administration

noun a method of tending to (especially business) matters
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Administration

[government] The term administration, as used in the context of government, differs according to jurisdiction. ==United States== In American usage, the term refers to the executive branch under a specific president (or governor, mayor, or other local executive), for example: the `Barack Obama administration.” It can also mean an executive...
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Administration

[law] As a legal concept, administration is a procedure under the insolvency laws of a number of common law jurisdictions. It functions as a rescue mechanism for insolvent entities and allows them to carry on running their business. The process – an alternative to liquidation – is often known as going into administration. A company in a...
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administration

[Noun] The government, or the management of a business.
Example: That politician held office in the last Conservative administration.
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Administration

[probate law] In common-law jurisdictions, administration of an estate on death arises if the deceased is legally intestate, meaning they did not leave a will, or some assets are not disposed of by their will. Where a person dies leaving a will appointing an executor, and that executor validly disposes of the property of the deceased within...
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Administration

Ad·min`is·tra'tion noun [ Middle English administracioun , Latin administratio : confer French administration .] 1. The act of administering; government of public affairs; the service rendered, or duties assumed, in conducting affairs; the conducting of any office or emplo...
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Administration

a legal process where a business unable to pay its creditors seeks temporary legal protection from them, while it attempts to restructure its debt. Clubs going into administration usually incur a points deduction.[15]
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Administration

An administration order is usually sought through a petition by a company that is insolvent, or is likely to become so. This procedure places the company under the control of a licensed insolvency practitioner and the protection of the court to achieve one (or more) specified statutory purposes. The aim is to save the business or achieve a better r...
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Administration

An insolvency procedure, in which a company is in severe trouble, but still with some hope of... <a target=_blank href='http://www.finance-glossary.com/terms/administration.htm?id=1810&ginPtrCode=00000&PopupMode=false' title='Read full definition of administration'>more</a>
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administration

In medicine, the act of giving a treatment, such as a drug, to a patient. It can also refer to the way it is given, the dose, or how often it is given.
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administration

One of the functions of government by which it implements legislation and policy and operates the governmental system in accordance with a country's constitution and those conventions underlying it....
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administration

the act of governing or exercising authority
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Administration

The appointment of a licensed insolvency practitioner over a defaulting company either by a court, by a holder of a floating charge over the company's assets, or by the company itself. Administration has the primary purpose of rescuing the company by trading it back into solvency.
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administration

The organized apparatus of the state for the preparation and implementation of legislation and policies, also called bureaucracy.
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Administration

The payment of debts and distribution of assets from the estate of a deceased person to his or her beneficiaries. An administrator is appointed where a deceased person dies without making a Will or where an executor is not appointed under a Will or where an executor refuses to act.
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administration

the upper-level power structure of an organized crime Family, composed of the boss, underboss, and consigliere.
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administration

[n] - the persons (or committees or departments etc.) who make up a body for the purpose of administering something 2. [n] - a method of tending to (especially business) matters 3. [n] - the act of administering medication
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