- noun1 organizing how sth is doneADJECTIVE▪ effective, efficient, good▪ poor▪
The college loses a lot of money through poor administration.▪ day-to-day, routine▪ general▪ office▪ bureaucratic▪ central▪ arts, business, educational, financial, justice, social▪ government, publicVERB + ADMINISTRATION▪ be in charge of, be responsible forADMINISTRATION + NOUN▪ costs2 people who manage an organizationADJECTIVE▪ college, hospital, prison, etc.3 governmentADJECTIVE▪ colonial, federal, local, municipal, provincial, regional, state▪
the handover of sovereignty by the British colonial administration▪ civil, imperial, royal▪ Conservative, Labour, etc.▪ Democratic, Republican, etc.▪ Bush, Clinton, etc.▪ caretaker, interim, temporary▪
the role of the UN in the setting-up of an interim administration▪ coalition, joint▪ minority▪ civilian, militaryVERB + ADMINISTRATION▪ form▪
On September 27 a new coalition administration was formed.4 giving a drugADJECTIVE▪ intravenous, oral▪ drug
Collocations dictionary. 2013.