The act or process of administering, especially the management of a government or large institution.
Power assigned to another; authorization:
The municipal government, especially its officials considered as a group.
The person or group just mentioned
Third-person singular pronoun of indeterminate or irrelevant gender
Too great attention to regulations and routine, resulting in delay in getting business done
The exercise of authority over a state, district, organization, institution, etc.; direction; control; rule; management
nonelective government officials
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