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Management

Man´age`ment
n.1.The act or art of managing; the manner of treating, directing, carrying on, or using, for a purpose; conduct; administration; guidance; control; as, the management of a family or of a farm; the management of a business enterprise; the management of state affairs.
2.Business dealing; negotiation; arrangement.
He had great managements with ecclesiastics.
- Addison.
3.Judicious use of means to accomplish an end; conduct directed by art or address; skillful treatment; cunning practice; - often in a bad sense.
Mark with what management their tribes divide
Some stick to you, and some to t'other side.
- Dryden.
4.The collective body of those who manage or direct any enterprise or interest; the board of managers.
Noun1.Managementmanagement - the act of managing something; "he was given overall management of the program"; "is the direction of the economy a function of government?"
Synonyms: direction
2.management - those in charge of running a business
1.management - Corporate power elites distinguished primarily by their distance from actual productive work and their chronic failure to manage (see also suit). Spoken derisively, as in "*Management* decided that ...".
2.management - Mythically, a vast bureaucracy responsible for all the world's minor irritations. Hackers' satirical public notices are often signed "The Mgt"; this derives from the "Illuminatus!" novels.
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