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Engelsk navneord: administration

1. administration (om handling) a method of tending to or managing the affairs of a some group of people (especially the group's business affairs)

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)disposal

Mindre specifikke termerdirection, management

Mere specifikke termerconducting, line management, organisation, organization, polity, running

Overordnet emneområdebusiness, business enterprise, commercial enterprise

2. administration (om gruppe) the persons (or committees or departments etc.) who make up a body for the purpose of administering something

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe 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.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)brass, establishment, governance, governing body, organisation, organization

Mindre specifikke termerbody

Mere specifikke termerbench, county council, Curia, executive, government officials, judiciary, management, officialdom, top brass

Omfatter disse specifikke termerhierarchy, pecking order, power structure

Omfatter disse overordnede termerauthorities, government, regime

Tilhører disse specifikke termeradvisory board, planning board

3. administration (om handling) the act of administering medication

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)giving medication

Mindre specifikke termermedication

Mere specifikke termerdrip feed, drugging, sedation

4. administration (om tid) the tenure of a president

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThings were quiet during the Eisenhower administration.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)presidency, presidential term

Mindre specifikke termerincumbency, tenure, term of office

5. administration (om handling) the act of governing; exercising authority

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningRegulations for the governing of state prisons.
He had considerable experience of government.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)governance, governing, government, government activity

Mindre specifikke termersocial control

Mere specifikke termerlawmaking, legislating, legislation, misgovernment, misrule, trust busting

Indenfor samme emneområdeallegiant, anarchy, authorities, bounty, destabilisation, destabilization, devolution, devolvement, event planner, federal, government, government, government, land reform, lawlessness, manifesto, minimalist, office, paternalism, political science, politics, power, premium, price-fixing, progressive, pronunciamento, protest march, reform-minded, reformist, regime, squandermania, unitary, zero coupon bond, zero-coupon bond

6. administration (om handling) the act of meting out justice according to the law

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)judicature

Mindre specifikke termerjustice

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