Management

Man"age*ment

(?), n. [From Manage, v.] 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. "The management of the voice." E. Porter.
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2. Business dealing; negotiation; arrangement.
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He had great managements with ecclesiastics.
Addison.
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3. Judicious use of means to accomplish an end; conduct directed by art or address; skillful treatment; cunning practice; -- often in a bad sense.
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Mark with what management their tribes divide
Some stick to you, and some to t'other side.
Dryden.
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4. The collective body of those who manage or direct any enterprise or interest; the board of managers.
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Syn. -- Conduct; administration; government; direction; guidance; care; charge; contrivance; intrigue.
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