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Definition of 'administration'


  1. a method of tending to (especially business) matters
       Synonyms: disposal
  2. the persons (or committees or departments etc.) who make up a body for the purpose of administering something; "he claims that the present administration is corrupt"; "the governance of an association is responsible to its members"; "he quickly became recognized as a member of the establishment"
       Synonyms: governance governing body establishment brass organization organisation
  3. the act of administering medication
       Synonyms: giving medication
  4. the tenure of a president; "things were quiet during the Eisenhower administration"
       Synonyms: presidency presidential term

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