noun ges·tion \ˈjes(h)chən\

Definition of gestion



  1. 1 :  the act or process of carrying on :  conduct, management that participation in the gestion of affairs which his office made incumbent on him — Thomas Jefferson

  2. 2 Roman & civil law :  management of or interference with the business or affairs of another without authority :  intermeddling

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Origin and Etymology of gestion

Latin gestion-, gestio, from gestus (past participle of gerere to bear, act, manage) + -ion-, -io -ion — more at cast

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