administration

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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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