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admin Line breaks: admin
Pronunciation: /ˈadmɪn/

Definition of admin in English:


[mass noun] informal, chiefly British
The administration of a business, organization, etc. day-to-day admin [as modifier]: admin staff
More example sentences
  • They break us up into five groups of ten between management, admin staff and players.
  • Eleven posts are to go from the STV studios, five producer-directors posts and two admin staff.
  • At its peak, the firm employed 100 people but now only has two admin staff.


1940s: abbreviation.

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