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Administrator

1. Anyone authorized to act on behalf of a person, company, estate, trust, or any other entity.

2. See: State Administrator.

administrator

see INSOLVENCY.

administrator

see INSOLVENCY ACT 1986.

administrator

A person appointed by a court to manage and distribute the estate of someone who has died without a will. Sometimes, the term refers to a male occupying that position, with a female being called an administratrix.Contrast with executor (male or gender-neutral) and executrix (female),who are persons named by a will to manage and distribute one's estate.

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Adminstrators Moorfields Corporate Recovery announced the closure of the company's Acklam Road store yesterday.
School adminstrator Kathryn Morris said: "After several workshops and numerous designs and ideas we now have the finished item.
The hunt is on for the PA or adminstrator in the West Midlands who most deserves the title of Secretary of the Year.
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SAP DB is a world class database which is a strong foundation for our SAP applications," said Klaus Zimmermann, SAP Adminstrator and Principal IT Administrator at TDS Informationstechnologie AG.
Quest Central for Exchange, with the ability to delegate Exchange administrative roles for Exchange 2000 and Active Directory, will provide organizations the capability to deliver autonomy to the Exchange adminstrator without giving up central control and management of Active Directory.
Monsignor David Gemmell, 54, was adminstrator of St Mary's Cathedral in Edinburgh and a close colleague of Cardinal Keith O'Brien.
As reported last week, the Gateshead-based budget car company, which shot to fame when its outspoken Marske-born managing director Mike Porritt appeared on Channel 4's Boss Swap - was understood to have collapsed, but now BDO Stoy Hayward has been appointed adminstrator.
Adminstrator Tom Burton's doomsday scenario came on the day he said it was only a ``possibility'' Dundee FC would survive.
Kay, who hopes to follow her HNC by pursuing a university degree, said: "Working as an adminstrator in the estimating department of the council first got me interested in becoming a surveyor but I certainly never expected to come this far.
But his reign as a top adminstrator was marred by the controversy surrounding his relationship with Miss Staunton, 29.
Adminstrator Ernst & Young is now attempting to sell the business as a going concern and today confirmed negotiations with an interested party were taking place.