In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(activity)papeleo masculino coloquialadministración femeninobefore noun admin assistant — auxiliar administrativo masculino
- Today, Boxing Day, I spent lazing around, tidying up and doing a bit of admin.
- Work is divided into different departments: kitchen, garden, admin, decorating.
- I don't mind doing all of my database admin from a command line; I just prefer not to.
- Employers can see she's a bright girl so she gets a job doing admin for a shipping company.
- He then said that when the admin took over, the group became a much lower level issue…
- There are some days when I do admin all day and funnily enough I quite like that.
- From admin staff to mechanics, Mr Arnold is hoping to find people with a love of the sport.
- Eleven posts are to go from the STV studios, five producer-directors posts and two admin staff.
- This is the second time within a year that UW admin has been responsible for taking my home away from me.
- So I'm presently in the midst of a four-day stint of life admin between bouts of travel.
- At its peak, the firm employed 100 people but now only has two admin staff.
- I still have a filing box, nicely separating all the different categories of admin in my life.
- I've no idea if he works there still, he used to ring me up all the time when I had my job doing admin at a uni last year.
- They break us up into five groups of ten between management, admin staff and players.
- Thursday morning is devoted to admin, and the afternoon to a general surgery session.
- Luckily, however, this year the festival admin could look to organisation for inspiration.
- You see, they've hired a couple of girls there to do admin.
- The existing offices could continue as they are and be used by admin.
- The way he spoke to messengers, admin staff and catering staff was a revelation.
- The admin could set up a policy to automatically provision a new Web server if the number of requests passed a certain threshold.
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