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administration ordernoun [C]

uk   us   UK LAW
an ​order by a ​court for a ​company that cannot ​pay its ​debts to be ​managed by an ​independent administrator who will ​try to ​improve the company's ​financialsituation and to ​keep it ​operating: The ​company had ​applied to the Court of Session for an ​administrationorder and put the ​business into the ​hands of the ​accountants.
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