administration

[ ad-min-uh-strey-shuh n ]
/ ædˌmɪn əˈstreɪ ʃən /

noun

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Origin of administration

1275–1325; Middle English administracio(u)n < Latin administrātiōn- (stem of administrātiō) service. See administrate, -ion

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British Dictionary definitions for administration

administration
/ (ədˌmɪnɪˈstreɪʃən) /

noun

Derived forms of administration

administrative, adjectiveadministratively, adverb
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