Another word for administration
The direction of affairs
management, government, supervision, command, superintendence, guidance, surveillance, conduct, conducting, directing, direction, decision making, decision theory, oversight, organization, agency, authority, disposition, policing, treatment, handling, strategy, policy, ordering, legislation, jurisdiction, execution, regulation, performance, rule, order, enforcement, charge, control, power, husbandry, housekeeping, stewardship.
Those who direct affairs
directors, administrators, officers, supervisors, executives, superintendents, advisers, command, stewards, strategists, officials, committee, board, board of directors, board of governors, board of overseers, executive, executive office, executive branch, legislature, office of the president, president, presidency, chief executive, cabinet, ministry, commander, chair, chairman, general, admiral, commander in chief, central office, headquarters, the management, executive committee, bureau, consulate, consulate general, embassy, legation, department, Washington, chargÃ© d'affaires, governmental power, party in power, brass*; front office*, the powers that be*, (insider's) insider*, the man*.
The period in which an administration, sense 2, is operative
Another word for administrationnoun
Authoritative control over the affairs of others:direction, government, management, superintendence, supervision. See over
The continuous exercise of authority over a political unit:control, direction, governance, government, rule. See control, politics
The giving of a medication, especially by prescribed dosage:application, dispensation. See give