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administrative

adjective 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.Office practicesEmployment status and types of work
administratively
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
Office practicesEmployment status and types of work
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