middle management


noun

the middle echelon of administration in business and industry.

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Origin of middle management

First recorded in 1945–50
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British Dictionary definitions for middle management

middle management

noun

a level of management in an organization or business consisting of executives or senior supervisory staff in charge of the detailed running of an organization or business and reporting to top managementCompare top management

Derived forms of middle management

middle manager, noun
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