Definition of administrator noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ədˈmɪnɪstreɪtə(r)//
; NAmE NAmE//ədˈmɪnɪstreɪtər//
Business people, Professions, Job titles
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a person whose job is to manage and organize the public or business affairs of a company or an institution, or a person who works in an office dealing with records, accounts, etc. a hospital administrator For an application form, please contact our administrator. See related entries: Business people, Professions, Job titles Word Originlate Middle English: from Latin, from the verb administrare, from ad- ‘to’ + ministrare ‘wait upon’, from minister ‘servant’, from minus ‘less’.Extra examples He is known as a good manager and an efficient administrator. He worked for 20 years as an administrator for the National Savings bank. She was one of the most senior administrators of the exchange programme. Such organizational decisions are made by the hospital administrators.
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