Administration vs Municipality - What's the difference?

administration | municipality |


As nouns the difference between administration and municipality

is that administration is administration while municipality is a district with a government that typically encloses no other governed districts; a borough, city, or incorporated town or village.

administration

Noun

(en-noun)
  • (uncountable) The act of administering; government of public affairs; the service rendered, or duties assumed, in conducting affairs; the conducting of any office or employment; direction.
  • (countable) A body that administers; the executive part of government; the persons collectively who are entrusted with the execution of laws and the superintendence of public affairs; the chief magistrate and his cabinet or council; or the council, or ministry, alone, as in Great Britain.
  • Successive US administrations have had similar Middle East policies.
  • (uncountable) The act of administering, or tendering something to another; dispensation.
  • ''the administration of a medicine, of an oath, of justice, or of the sacrament.
  • (uncountable, business) Management.
  • (uncountable, legal, UK) An arrangement whereby an insolvent company can continue trading under supervision.
  • The company went into voluntary administration last week.

    Synonyms

    * supervision, conduct, management, regulation, organization, governing

    References

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    municipality

    English

    Noun

    (wikipedia municipality) (municipalities)
  • A district with a government that typically encloses no other governed districts; a borough, city, or incorporated town or village.
  • The governing body of such a district.
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