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administrativeadjective

uk   /ədˈmɪn.ɪ.strə.tɪv/  us   /-t̬ɪv/
C1 relating to the ​arrangements and ​work that is ​needed to ​control the ​operation of a ​plan or ​organization: administrative ​work an administrative ​problem Your ​responsibilities will be ​mainly administrative.

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administratively
adverb uk   us   /-li/
(Definition of administrative from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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administrativeadjective

uk   us   /ədˈmɪnɪstrətɪv/ WORKPLACE
relating to the ​work of ​managing or ​organizing a ​business or ​businessactivity: Flexitime ​work can be an administrative nightmare for ​management. The ​study looks at ​capital, ​maintenance, and administrative ​costs. We will ​providefinancial and administrative ​support to ​membercompanies. administrative ​work/​duties administrative ​staff
(Definition of administrative from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “administrative”
in Arabic إداري…
in Korean 행정의…
in Portuguese administrativo…
in Catalan administratiu…
in Japanese 経営管理の, 経営上の…
in Chinese (Simplified) 管理的, 行政的…
in Turkish idare ve yönetimle ilgili…
in Russian административный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 管理的, 行政的…
in Italian amministrativo…
in Polish administracyjny…
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