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1. The implementation and management of a policy. A company's senior officers (such as the board of directors) set the policies and its managers (and sometimes the officers themselves) are responsible for administration.

2. In an estate, the management of the assets of a decedent until they are discharged to his/her heirs.


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The rich carried on the administration of the provinces without compensation except that of receiving a peerage under certain conditions.
An administration founded on that basis had come into power since Rabourdin had finished his elaborate plan.
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Referring additionally to false information being given the administration by the exile group Iraqi National Congress (IRC), the report noted that IRC partisans wanted to give the Bush administration some reasons to attack Iraq; therefore, they reported that Saddam's government had nuclear, chemical, and biological weaponry.
And when the media find something out and dare to tell it (that is, when the leak comes not from the White House as propaganda, in which case Bush looks the other way), the Administration goes after them with both barrels.
Yet the Bush administration has been violating the FISA laws and has had the National Security Agency (NSA) engage in domestic spying, including the "data mining" of millions of phone calls.
Although not specifically defined in the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR), it does say at Part 37: "Agencies shall ensure that sufficiently trained and experienced officials are available within the agency to manage and oversee the contract administration function" (FAR, 37.
The Transportation Security Administration installed the machine, which blows puffs of air at each person entering it.
Because the administration has undermined myriad arms control conventions, weapons of mass destruction may be now more accessible to terrorists.
Bush's court appointees won't be prone to getting fired for telling the administration things it doesn't want to hear, or for sticking to a principle rather than bending with Karl Rove's interpretation of the political winds.

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