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administration

[ ad-min-uh-strey-shuhn ]
/ ædˌmɪn əˈstreɪ ʃən /
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noun
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Origin of administration

First recorded in 1275–1325; Middle English administracio(u)n, from 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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