Definition of administrative in English:

administrative

Syllabification: ad·min·is·tra·tive
Pronunciation: /ədˈminiˌstrātiv, -strətiv
 
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adjective

Derivatives

administratively

adverb
More example sentences
  • Peter attempted to modernize and westernize the country militarily, administratively, economically, and culturally, often through the use of force.
  • The clubs are administratively organised according to the accepted rules of business protocol with elected officers and carefully choreographed monthly meetings.
  • Meanwhile, administratively I hovered safely in the ‘associate’ realm, having been an associate dean for a while.

Origin

mid 18th century: from Latin administrativus, from administrat- 'managed', from the verb administrare (see administrate).

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