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the right and power to command, decide, rule, or judge

a person or group having the right and power to command, decide, rule, or judge

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a person with a high degree of knowledge or skill in a particular field

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an administrative unit of government

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official permission or approval

an authoritative written work

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On the other hand, the People's Advocate may dispose his/her own investigations, may require public institutions to provide any kind of information or documents ensuring the proper development of an investigation, as well as take statements from any public official or manager of a public administrative authority with a view to solving the investigation according to art.
The administrative authority is entitled to order the owner to undertake urgent repairs to preserve the building.
Bush hasn't even been nominated by his party yet and he presumes to have enough administrative authority to speak on nuclear arms reduction with his father's ``experts'' on the Cold War.
VNIIDAD operates as a scientific-research agency under the administrative authority of Rosarchiv, which appoints and discharges the Director and his deputies, and approves working plans and statements.
The ban on employing foreign citizens in the public sector is not stipulated in law, but a 1953 government decree says public employees with administrative authority or influence over the general public must be Japanese nationals.
In several recent cases, the Court has sustained seemingly absurd school decisions because the actors held administrative authority.
The legislation designated BSET as the administrative authority for this training and charged it with developing a Statewide certification program.
Your professionalization is essential to developing a useful administrative authority, and therefore any continuing education program you attend must acknowledge this important need.
Make clear the IRS will not assert the penalty against a non-owner employee with only administrative authority (such as a bookkeeper who is not an owner or an employee who signs checks but does not have discretionary authority to do so).
The position of vice dean for clinical affairs can have both strong administrative authority and legitimacy in representing the medical staff.
At Duquesne, the big sport is men's basketball-and it is the men's basketball coach, not the athletic director, who has administrative authority over the basketball team.
Being named Associate acknowledges my professional achievement, my administrative authority and reinforces the bond of trust between the BaMo team and our clients.
Assistant Minister of Health and Wellness, Mr Dikgang Makgalemele has told Parliament that it was undergoing a restructuring to make headquarters leaner and more efficient, while decentralising administrative authority to the District Health Management Teams (DHMTs) to improve accountability and quality assurance in service delivery.
Members of the Special Board, the highest administrative authority at the State Council, also disagreed with the decisions made by the Judges' Club, after passing the law; on Wednesday, the club called for boycotting the parliamentarian election supervision.
On 21 June, the State Council Administrative Authority nullified a government decision to transfer the sovereignty of Tiran and Sanafir islands to Saudi Arabia.
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