Definition of administrator in English:

administrator

Syllabification: ad·min·is·tra·tor
Pronunciation: /ədˈminəˌstrātər
 
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noun

  • 1A person responsible for running a business, organization, etc..
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    • She noted that institution administrators are responsible for ensuring evacuation and other safety measures.
    • However, the administrator responsible for filing the incident sheets was on extended sick leave.
    • I know there must be some reason why the policemen nearby, the market administrator or whomever responsible for this street never stop them.
    Synonyms
  • 1.1 Law A person legally appointed to manage and dispose of the estate of an intestate, deceased person, debtor, or other individual, or of an insolvent company.
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    • Last year his widow sought a High Court order making her administrator of his estate to allow her to collect any cash.
    • Nobody has any statutory power to appoint an executor or administrator of a will, except a testator, sir.
    • If there's no will in place then there's a process for appointing an administrator, and the administrator takes over.
  • 1.2A person who performs official duties in some sphere, especially dealing out punishment or giving a religious sacrament: administrators of justice

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