admin

[ad-min] Informal.
noun
1.
administration; administrative work.
2.
an administrative assistant: My admin will call you back with that information later today.
3.
an administrator: government admins.
adjective
4.
of or pertaining to an administrator or to administrative functions: You can’t install computer programs without admin privileges.

Origin:
by shortening

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admin (ˈædmɪn)
 
n
informal short for administration

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Computing Dictionary

admin definition


system administrator

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Abbreviations & Acronyms
admin.
  1. administration

  2. administrator

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Example sentences
Admin: please delete the first of these duplicate posts.
The present admin is cutting off exploration by removing the tax deduction or
  preventing access to land or sea leases.
If an admin wants to delete two that would be great.
It makes some sense for the admin to wait until the last minute to do new tax
  cuts.
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