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administrative

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adjective ad·min·is·tra·tive \əd-ˈmi-nə-ˌstrā-tiv, -strə-\

Simple Definition of administrative

  • : of or relating to the management of a company, school, or other organization

Full Definition of administrative

  1. :  of or relating to administration or an administration :  executive

ad·min·is·tra·tive·ly adverb

Examples of administrative

  1. She has an administrative job.

  2. <among his other administrative duties is the appointment of transit authority officials>



Circa 1731

First Known Use of administrative

circa 1731




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