Definition of Administrivia in English :

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Administrivia meaning in English

Meaning of Administrivia in English

Pronunciation of Administrivia in English

Administrivia pronunciation in English

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1. administrivia

the tiresome but essential details that must be taken care of and tasks that must be performed in running an organization

Example Sentences:
'he sets policy and leaves all the administrivia to his assistant'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


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The mundane details involved in running an organization or executing a process: "I encouraged her to try online dating, which produced for her a summer of e-mail administrivia" (Kirsten Allen Major).

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