administrative unit

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Noun1.administrative unit - a unit with administrative responsibilitiesadministrative unit - a unit with administrative responsibilities
Inland Revenue, IR - a board of the British government that administers and collects major direct taxes
Ordnance Survey - the official cartography agency of the British government
social unit, unit - an organization regarded as part of a larger social group; "the coach said the offensive unit did a good job"; "after the battle the soldier had trouble rejoining his unit"
division - an administrative unit in government or business
UN agency, United Nations agency - an agency of the United Nations
council - a body serving in an administrative capacity; "student council"
secretariat, secretariate - an administrative unit responsible for maintaining records and other secretarial duties; especially for international organizations
commission, committee - a special group delegated to consider some matter; "a committee is a group that keeps minutes and loses hours" - Milton Berle
bureau, federal agency, government agency, agency, office, authority - an administrative unit of government; "the Central Intelligence Agency"; "the Census Bureau"; "Office of Management and Budget"; "Tennessee Valley Authority"
intelligence agency, intelligence service, intelligence - a unit responsible for gathering and interpreting information about an enemy
international law enforcement agency - an international administrative unit responsible for law enforcement
redevelopment authority - a public administrative unit given responsibility for the renovation of blighted urban areas
regulatory agency, regulatory authority - a governmental agency that regulates businesses in the public interest
weather bureau - an administrative unit responsible for gathering and interpreting meteorological data for weather study and forecasts
placement center, placement office - an office that finds suitable employment for applicants
child welfare agency, child welfare service - an administrative unit responsible for social work concerned with the welfare and vocational training of children
Russian agency - an administrative agency of the Russian government
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Also, the Armed Forces, in cooperation with the Shkodra Prefecture, have distributed food packages and drinking water to the flood-affected villages in Ana e Malit and Daj Administrative Units.
The Focus Group for Polio Eradication will have as its members Chief Secretaries from all provinces and administrative units and key officials of Federal Government Ministries and Divisions.
Today I tell you, the Eastern Muslims, that I will promptly and formally press the new government and the new Prime Minister for a Coastal Administrative Unit in East," said ACMC Leader and party's Vanni Group Leader Rishad Bathiudeen on 09 August.
The General Assembly of the holding company consists of a chairman and members of an administrative unit council and the decisions of the general assembly are to be ratified by the governor of the concerned province.
It is directly elected by voters mass voting of the administrative unit.
French Guiana, an overseas French Administrative Unit in the Amazonian forest complex, is located on the northeastern coast of the South America between Brazil and Suriname.
Put more simply, CAFTA--like the European Union--would be a regional administrative unit of a global economic system supervised by the WTO.
Summary tables provide four-year comparisons of federal assistance by agency, department and administrative unit, with details on the 50 largest and the 50 smallest programs in the current year.
Without additional staffing or the creation of a new administrative unit, members of the Collaborative continue their service within each of their units while strengthening their positions through effective outreach to the university via the TLC.
Astore is an administrative unit of Northern Areas, about 80 kilometers west of Gilgit in Pakistan's Northern Areas, which has a sparse population.
Antelope Valley school districts are taking over control of some special education programs from Los Angeles County, and the Palmdale district has been designated as the administrative unit.
The household was the essential productive unit, and households were assessed from each administrative unit for relocation to productive communities.

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