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Surely that makes him perfectly qualified for the new administration. Times, Sunday Times (2017)This approach also allows users to benefit from predictable technology budgeting and simpler administration. Computing (2010)He will oversee a proposed crackdown by the new administration on illegal immigration. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They will play a role in filling about 4,000 positions that need staffing in the new administration. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The dialogue with the new administration as it comes... will be important. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We are the diverse Americans who are alarmed and anxious that your new administration will not protect us. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This is meant to ensure that a failure of the business does not lead to client accounts becoming tied up in a prolonged administration process. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Some charge charities an administration fee for processing donations; others charge donors an admin fee, or a fee for using credit and debit cards. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The cost of administration, such as references and inventories that these fees would have previously covered, is likely to be passed on to the tenant. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The company employs about 12,000 people in management and administration roles at present, but it plans to reduce the headcount in these areas by a few hundred. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Both factors also supported administration and organization through the writing of letters and charters. The Times Literary Supplement (2012)One applicant had a real degree in business administration. Times, Sunday Times (2014)This independent organization works for "the highest standards in the administration of justice ". A Channel of Peace (1993)Gift voucher or card holders have no rights if a company goes into administration. The Sun (2012)It only entered administration because of a lack of funding and investment. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This would involve cutting the administration budget by a third over four years. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Within six months his plans were in tatters as sales slumped and the business collapsed into administration. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He will also pay for the administration process. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This saves on transfer fees and administration costs. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They had begun the process of coming out of administration in time to miss the points penalty. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Until a new administration is formed the existing government would act as a caretaker. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Two other manuscripts are connected with public buildings or administration. The Times Literary Supplement (2014)Would the political interference of which the previous administration had been accused continue? Times, Sunday Times (2010)Current efforts at law enforcement and the administration of criminal justice were considered hopelessly ineffective. The Politics of Redress - crime, punishment and penal abolition (1989)First members of the new administration enter their offices. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Put reimbursement payments down under the administration budget item. Christianity Today (2000)He argues that the company has not been run efficiently and spends excessive amounts on administration and management costs. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The problem with focusing narrowly on personnel administration is that it tends to reinforce the separation of personnel administration from general management. Human Resource Management in Government (1995)In reality, political considerations inevitably influence the administration of government programs. Human Resource Management in Government (1995)You could cast off the lawsuit by using a pre-pack administration. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The role is to assist in the management and administration of the company 's core systems. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The heads of the army, the navy and the civil branches of government and administration were often in conflict. The Collins History of the World in the 20th Century (1994)The period under review witnessed an enormous increase in the scale of preparation, organization and administration needed to wage war. The Times Literary Supplement (2013)After training as a reserve officer in the army during military service, he signed up for a degree in business administration combined with an apprenticeship. Times, Sunday Times (2013)That the world's remaining superpower came within 90 minutes of suspending its federal administration is hardly an advertisement for the way it runs itself. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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Translations for 'administration'
British English: administration /ədˌmɪnɪˈstreɪʃən/ NOUN
Administration is the range of activities connected with organizing and supervising the way that an organization functions.
Too much time is spent on administration.
- American English: administration
- Arabic: إِدَارَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: administração
- Chinese: 行政
- Croatian: administracija
- Czech: administrativa
- Danish: administration
- Dutch: administratie beheer
- European Spanish: administración
- Finnish: hallinto
- French: administration
- German: Verwaltung
- Greek: διοίκηση
- Italian: amministrazione
- Japanese: 管理
- Korean: 관리
- Norwegian: administrasjon
- Polish: administracja
- European Portuguese: administração
- Romanian: administrație
- Russian: управление
- Spanish: administración
- Swedish: administration
- Thai: การบริหาร
- Turkish: yönetim
- Ukrainian: керування
- Vietnamese: sự quản lý
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