Meaning of ADMINISTRATOR in English


— administratorship , n.

/ad min"euh stray'teuhr/ , n.

1. a person who manages or has a talent for managing.

2. Law. a person appointed by a court to take charge of the estate of a decedent, but not appointed in the decedent's will.

[ 1400-50; late ME administrator, equiv. to administra ( re ) (see ADMINISTER) + -tor -TOR ]

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .