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administrations

noun
plural of administration

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1 lawful control over the affairs of a political unit (as a nation)
  • the fair and just administration of the U.S. territories

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2 the act or activity of looking after and making decisions about something
  • administration of the funds was left in the hands of a committee

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“Administrations.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/administrations. Accessed 25 Jun. 2022.

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