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English definition of “management”

management

noun     /ˈmænɪdʒmənt/
CONTROL [U] B2 being in control of an office , shop , team , etc : management skills / training Managing and organizing
PEOPLE [group] the people who are in control of an office , shop , team , etc : Management is considering your proposals . middle / senior management People in charge of or controlling other peopleBosses, managers and directorsBosses, managers and directorsPeople in charge of or controlling other people
(Definition of management noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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