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Administration

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.

administration

see MANAGEMENT.
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Reported analgesic administration to rabbits, pigs, sheep, dogs and nonhuman primates undergoing experimental surgical procedures.
The pain and discomfort caused by the drain per se was clinically obvious, which necessitates the use of prolonged analgesic administration in these drained groups.
Janjan, "Improving cancer pain control with NCCN guideline-based analgesic administration: a patient-centered outcome," Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, vol.
Reduction of pain following hysterosalpingogram by prior analgesic administration. Fertil Steril.
Smithline, "Analgesic administration to patients with an acute abdomen: a survey of emergency medicine physicians," American Journal of Emergency Medicine, vol.