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administration

noun [U] (MANAGING)    /ədˌmɪn.ɪˈstreɪ.ʃən/
C1 (informal admin,   /ˈæd.mɪn/   ) the arrangements and tasks needed to control the operation of a plan or organization: Teachers complain that more of their time is taken up with administration than with teaching. She has little experience in admin (= in organizing a business, etc.).Managing and organizing
(Definition of administration noun (MANAGING) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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