Definitions (2)

1.Law: A collection of assets that make up the estate of a deceased person by a court-appointed administrator to pay off the deceased's debts, and to distribute the remaining assets to the estate's beneficiaries.
2.Management: The interpretation and implementation of the policy set by an organization's board of directors.

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  • We are in here for clerical duties. Our work is for the administration board, they will pass our files to the main office.

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  • There are many similarities between the Bush and Obama administration which make one wonder whether the two parties are really any different.

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  • I had to check with the food and drug administration before I could sell my product to the common public.

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