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maladministration Line breaks: mal|admin¦is|tra¦tion
Pronunciation: /ˌmalədˌmɪnɪˈstreɪʃn/

Definition of maladministration in English:


[mass noun] formal
Inefficient or dishonest administration; mismanagement: I found no maladministration in the council’s actions
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  • We have only the Roman account, but it is enough to reveal maladministration ranging from the callously negligent to the undeniably criminal.
  • There were no findings of maladministration, or wrong doing in the management of the Regional Partnerships Program.
  • On the contrary they are those that have been unable to participate in globalisation because of war, corruption, or maladministration.
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