Management

Definition of 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.

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