administrative division

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n administrative division a district defined for administrative purposes
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Usage

In literature:

It has been asserted that the county is a purely administrative division.
"Democracy In America, Volume 1 (of 2)" by Alexis de Toqueville
Such are the consequences of the division of Court from the Administration; and of the division of public men among themselves.
"Thoughts on the Present Discontents and Speeches" by Edmund Burke
The division is the unit of administration, and is the legitimate command of a major general.
"The Memoirs of General W. T. Sherman, Complete" by William T. Sherman
The division is the unit of administration, and is the legitimate command of a major general.
"Memoirs of Three Civil War Generals, Complete" by U. S. Grant, W. T. Sherman, P. H. Sheridan
No administrator begrudges a division with his men of the increased profit arising from increased efficiency.
"Principles of Mining" by Herbert C. Hoover
The administrators of the three great divisions of law are severally Archons, Merists, and Dicasts.
"The Crown of Wild Olive" by John Ruskin
It forms part of the administrative divisions of the "Persian Gulf ports," whose governor resides at Bushire.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 2" by Various
These divisions do not coincide with the political divisions, but are made merely for convenience in school administration.
"History of Education" by Levi Seeley
Diekirch is the administrative centre of one of the three provincial divisions of the grand duchy.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 4" by Various
Elected to the Assembly for one of the divisions of Toronto, 1858; president of the Council in the Macdonald-Cartier administration, 1862.
"The Makers of Canada: Index and Dictionary of Canadian History" by Various
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In news:

On November 18, Gabriel Taussig, chief of the city Law Department's Administrative Law Division, received the 2011 Mary C Lawton Outstanding Government Service Award, which is given to only one attorney each year nationwide.
STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA COUNTY OF UNION IN THE GENERAL COURT OF JUSTICE SUPERIOR COURT DIVISION BEFORE THE CLERK FILE#12E0719 EXECUTOR- ADMINISTRATOR NOTICE.
STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA COUNTY OF UNION IN THE GENERAL COURT OF JUSTICE SUPERIOR COURT DIVISION BEFORE THE CLERK FILE#12E0814 EXECUTOR- ADMINISTRATOR NOTICE.
Marcia Franklin talks with Don Dietrich, the administrator of the Economic Development Division of the Idaho Department of Commerce .
Danny Wells administrator of the Chickasaw Nation Division of Education.
Ashamed of administration that has used divisive tactics.
"We estimate the annualized unsupported payments for full time doctors and part time doctors for fiscal year 2012 were approximately $1.9 million," said the report by the Division of Internal Audits in the state Department of Administration.
Baxter 's medical device division makes products for kidney dialysis and intravenous administration sets to deliver medicines and fluids to patients.
In consultation with the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Bayer HealthCare's Consumer Care division has begun a voluntary recall of BRONKAID Caplets Dual Action Formula.
On eve of Obama's 'fiscal cliff' meeting with Republicans, a new poll shows that only one-third of Americans say his administration will be able to 'heal political divisions' in the US.
An initial investigation by the California Division of Occupational Safety and Health Administration (Cal-OSHA) indicated that "he was fatally injured when he was cooked in an oven.".
Division of Business Administration.
INDIANAPOLIS – The Black Coaches and Administrators have awarded grades of "A" to 21 of the 39 Division I schools that conducted head football coaching searches in 2011-12.
In consultation with the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Bayer HealthCare's Consumer Care division has begun a voluntary recall of BRONKAID Caplets Dual Action Formula .
The Indiana Supreme Court's Division of State Court Administration has designed a retention website for voters to learn about the six appellate judges up for retention this November.
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In science:

National Aeronautics and Space Administration Fundamental Physics in Microgravity Program, NASA Marshall Space Flight Center, and NATO Division des Afffaires scientifiques et de l'Environnement, ESTEC. We are pleased to acknowledge continuing interest by NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory. We thank S. W.
Precise Gravitational Tests via the SEE Mission: A Proposal for Space-Based Measurements
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