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Administrative Unit

Definition of the noun administrative unit

What does administrative unit mean as a name of something?


  1. a unit with administrative responsibilities

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Google previewArmy Dictionary and Desk Reference (2010)

by Tim Zurick

administrative unit • 5 ADF Automatic direction finder (AVN) ADIZ Air Defense Identification Zone (AD) adjusted elevation Increase or decrease in a gun's angle (ARTY) adjusted range Range resulting from adjusted elevation (ARTY) adjutant ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Ukraine (2013)

by Ivan Katchanovski, Zenon E. Kohut, Bohdan Y. Nebesio, Myroslav Yurkevich

Administrative unit created by the tsarist government as a military district for defense against the Ottoman Empire and the Crimean Khanate (1764). It consisted of New Serbia, Sloviano-Serbia, the Ukrainian Line, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Military Terms (1918)

by Edward Samuel Farrow

Administrative Unit. — The smallest subdivision of an army with a ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Eritrea (2010)

by Dan Connell, Tom Killion

with the village remaining the smallest administrative unit. Regional administrators, equivalent to former provincial governors, are ...

Google previewA Political and Economic Dictionary of South Asia (2015)

by Jivanta Schottli, Subrata K. Mitra, Siegried Wolf

In this administrative framework, the inhabited islands form the lowest administrative unit, Atolls acting as the intermediate unit leading to the central government, which, at the apex, comprises a number of departments and various ministries, ...

Google previewInstant Encyclopaedia of Geography (1993)

by Shatrughna P. Sinha

Hence arises the necessity to adjust such areal data for the variable area of the administrative unit itself— an adjustment that has not always been made. Thus Chisholm (1960) criticises Dickinson's (1 957) discussion of commuting patterns in ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of the Peoples of the Southeast Asian Massif (2016)

by Jean Michaud, Margaret Byrne Swain, Meenaxi Barkataki-Ruscheweyh

is the official term for the smallest territorial administrative unit, the village. Several ban together form a tasseng (subdistrict). In Thailand, that smallest administrative unit, the mooban (หมบาน), is semantically related to ban ...

Google previewDictionary of Vedanta (2002)

by Samir Nath

But the importance of the village as a political institution, at least as an administrative unit cannot be denied. The king's share in a village is clearly stated in the AV. and this fact is admitted by the learned scholars. If so, it proves the role of the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Distance Learning, Second Edition (2009)

by Rogers, Patricia L.

The Administrative Unit Main Menu of the system (See Figure 2). This unit provides student users with a series of modules, each of which providing training in one specific skill. It also offers a number of tools to complement the study skills ...

Google previewDictionary of Acronyms and Technical Abbreviations (2012)

for IT, Industrial, and Scientific Applications by Jakob Vlietstra

Transformation Unit Accumulator Track Write abstract type Attention Restore configuration profile from nonvolatile RAM Access Unit Adaptive Unit Adder Unit Additional Use Administrative Unit Angstrom Unit Arithmetic Unit Astronomical Unit ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of African History 3-Volume Set (2013)

by Kevin Shillington

It was the largest administrative unit in Africa, with a total area of 1.8 million square miles. Until 1891, the largely desert region (generally known as the Western Sudan) was under the control of army officers largely independent of the nominal ...

Google previewNelson's Encyclopaedia (1913)

Everybody's Book of Reference ... by Frank Moore Colby, George Sandeman

The regiment is the administrative unit, organized into three tactical units called squadrons of four troops each, with a major commanding. The peace strength of a regiment consists of 50 officers and 876 enlisted men, differing from an infantry ...

Google previewComprehensive Dictionary of Education (2008)

by Maqbool Ahmad

Administrative unit. Means a management entity for a geographic area, which for specified public school purposes, is under the control of board of education and the supervision of one or more administrative officers. • A subsection within a ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Law Enforcement (2004)

by Larry E Sullivan, Marie Simonetti Rosen, Dorothy M Schulz, M. R. Haberfeld

The Czech police force has the following general divisions: • Disciplinary Unit • Criminal Unit • Traffic Unit • Administrative Unit • Security Guards Unit • Unit for Fighting Corruption and Serious Economic Crimes • Foreign and Border Unit • Swat ...

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