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management

man·age·ment

management

 
 
pronunciation:
mae nihj mnt
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act or process of controlling, directing, or governing.
synonyms:
administration, direction, supervision
similar words:
control, government, guidance, oversight, regime, regulation, stewardship
definition 2: the person or persons in charge of a particular business or other organization.
synonyms:
administration, directors, executives, superintendents, supervisors
similar words:
bosses, executive officers, higher-ups, honchos, office, overseers, top dogs
definition 3: business owners or executives, collectively.
disputes between management and labor
synonyms:
administration, bosses, executives, higher-ups, owners
similar words:
honchos, top dogs
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