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administer

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1 to give out (something) to appropriate individuals

  • the principal administers discipline fairly when students break the rules
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2 to carry out effectively

  • local officials should see that the fair housing laws are rigorously administered
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3 to look after and make decisions about

  • the lieutenant governor administers the affairs of the state in the absence of the governor
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watch over


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