[ad-min-uh-strey-tiv, -struh-]
pertaining to administration; executive: administrative ability.

1725–35; < Latin administrātīvus. See administrate, -ive

administratively, adverb
nonadministrative, adjective
nonadministratively, adverb
preadministrative, adjective
subadministrative, adjective
subadministratively, adverb
unadministrative, adjective
unadministratively, adverb Unabridged
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administration (ədˌmɪnɪˈstreɪʃən)
1.  management of the affairs of an organization, such as a business or institution
2.  the duties of an administrator
3.  the body of people who administer an organization
4.  the conduct of the affairs of government
5.  term of office: often used of presidents, governments, etc
6.  the executive branch of government along with the public service; the government as a whole
7.  chiefly (US) (often capital) the political executive, esp of the US; the government
8.  chiefly (US) a government board, agency, authority, etc
9.  property law
 a.  the conduct or disposal of the estate of a deceased person
 b.  the management by a trustee of an estate subject to a trust
10.  a.  the administering of something, such as a sacrament, oath, or medical treatment
 b.  the thing that is administered

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Word Origin & History

1731, from L. administrativus, from pp. stem of administrare (see administer).
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Example sentences
The second visit had also involved an administrative matter.
As higher education budgets come under pressure around the world, so the
  spotlight falls on administrative budgets.
No one is sure how the mummies got there or why they came to be on display at
  the site's administrative offices.
Anyone who has been tasked with exceedingly tedious administrative work
  probably has an intimate understanding of this well.
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