administrativo
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (organizational)
a. administrative
El departamento administrativo pretende hacer más eficientes las actividades de la empresa.The administrative department seeks to make the company's activities more efficient.
2. (governmental)
a. of the government
Mario es el abogado encargado de los asuntos administrativos.Mario is the lawyer responsible for the matters of the government.
b. of the administration
Habrá una reunión administrativa para discutir la nueva propuesta de ley.A meeting of the administration will be held to discuss the new proposed legislation.
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
3. (occupation)
a. administrative officer
Uno de los administrativos renunció y la oficina se volvió un caos.One of the administrative officers quit and the office became chaotic.
b. administrative assistant
Claudia es una de las administrativas en tesorería.Claudia is one of the administrative assistants at the Treasury.
c. clerk
Cuando era administrativo, me encargaba de archivar solicitudes y contestar llamadas.When I was a clerk, I was in charge of filing applications and answering phone calls.
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administrativo
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. administrative
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (general)
a. white-collar worker
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administrativoa administrativa
adjective
administrative; (Com) managerial; (del gobierno) of the government; of the administration;
(funcionario) clerk; office worker; (encargado) administrator; administrative officer;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "administrativo"
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asistente administrativo
administrative assistant
auxiliar administrativo
administrative assistant
recurso contencioso-administrativo
judicial review
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