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micromanage

verb [I or T]     /ˈmaɪkrəˌmænɪdʒ/ often disapproving
HR, WORKPLACE, MANAGEMENT to control every part of a situation , project , etc., even including the small details , in a way that may not be necessary and may not give enough responsibility to other employees : She tends to micromanage, frustrating staff members with her unwillingness to delegate tasks . It is not the CEO's job to micromanage the company .
micromanagement noun [U]
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