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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ad-min-uh-strey-ter]
    • /ædˈmɪn əˌstreɪ tər/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ad-min-uh-strey-ter]
    • /ædˈmɪn əˌstreɪ tər/

Definitions of administratorship word

  • noun administratorship a person who manages or has a talent for managing. 1
  • noun administratorship Law. a person appointed by a court to take charge of the estate of a decedent, but not appointed in the decedent's will. 1
  • noun administratorship Also called Informal, admin. Computers. a person who manages and supports a computer system or network, as in a business or other organization: the company’s system administrator; a database administrator. Compare system operator. a person who determines the site policies, appoints moderators, and manages the technical operation of an Internet message board or other interactive website: a forum administrator. a user account on a home computer accessible only by the user who manages the computer system. Compare root1 (def 11b). a user who has access to this user account. 1
  • noun administratorship The position or role of an administrator. 1

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Origin of administratorship

First appearance:

before 1400
One of the 24% oldest English words
1400-50; late Middle English < Latin administrātor, equivalent to administrā(re) (see administer) + -tor -tor

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Parts of speech for Administratorship


administratorship popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 90% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
Most Europeans know this English word. The frequency of it’s usage is somewhere between "mom" and "screwdriver".

administratorship usage trend in Literature

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