nThe act of administering; government of public
affairs;the service rendered, or duties
assumed, in conducting affairs;the conducting of any office or employment;direction; management.
n"His financial administration was of a piece with
his military administration."--Macaulay.
nThe executive part of government; the persons
collectively who are intrusted with
the execution of laws and the superintendence of public affairs; the chief magistrate and his cabinet or council; or the council,
or ministry, alone, as in Great
n"A mild and popular administration."
n"The administration has been opposed in
nThe act of administering, or tendering something to
another; dispensation; as, the
administration of a medicine, of an oath, of justice, or of the
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