misadministration

noun
mis·ad·min·is·tra·tion | \ ˌmis-əd-ˌmi-nə-ˈstrā-shən , -(ˌ)ad- \
plural misadministrations

Definition of misadministration 

: the act, process, or an instance of administering poorly or wrongly : mistaken or improper administration … a million-dollar judgment for a case involving the misadministration of psychiatric drugs to patients. —Kathy Barks Hoffman … city governments that are strapped for cash because of wasteful programs, declining tax bases and misadministration of municipal services … —Peter Roff and James Chapin

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misadministration

noun
mis·ad·min·i·stra·tion | \ ˌmis-əd-ˌmi-nə-ˈstrā-shən, -(ˌ)ad- \

Medical Definition of misadministration 

: the act, process, or an instance of administering poorly or wrongly misadministration of radiation therapy medical misadministrations

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