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administrator

noun [C] uk   /ədˈmɪn.ɪ.streɪ.tər/ us    /-t̬ɚ/
C1 someone whose job is to control the operation of a business, organization, or plan: From 1969 to 1971, he was administrator of the Illinois state drug abuse program. She works as a school administrator.
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in Korean 행정인…
in Arabic مُدير…
in Portuguese administrador, -ora…
in Catalan administrador, -a…
in Japanese 事務官, 総務担当者…
in Italian amministratore, -trice…
in Chinese (Traditional) 管理人員,行政人員…
in Russian администратор…
in Turkish idareci, yönetici…
in Chinese (Simplified) 管理人员,行政人员…
in Polish zarządca, administrator/ka…
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