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Engelsk substantiv: 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)


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)disposal


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkdirection, management


Mere spesifikke uttrykkconducting, line management, organisation, organization, polity, running


Overordnet kategoribusiness, 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.


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


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkbody


Mere spesifikke uttrykkbench, county council, Curia, executive, government officials, judiciary, management, officialdom, top brass


Omfatter disse spesifikke uttrykkhierarchy, pecking order, power structure


Omfatter disse overordnede uttrykkeneauthorities, government, regime


Tilhører disse spesifikke uttrykkeneadvisory board, planning board

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


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)giving medication


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkmedication


Mere spesifikke uttrykkdrip feed, drugging, sedation

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


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThings were quiet during the Eisenhower administration.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)presidency, presidential term


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkincumbency, 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.


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


Mindre spesifikke uttrykksocial control


Mere spesifikke uttrykklawmaking, legislating, legislation, misgovernment, misrule, trust busting


Forekomster i samme kategoriallegiant, 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


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)judicature


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkjustice









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