What is the opposite of administration?

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Noun
Opposite of the process or activity of running a business, organization, etc
“Any town officer may be removed from office by the supreme court for any misconduct, maladministration, malfeasance, or malversation in office.”
Noun
Opposite of the department or people who manage an organization
“Just two years later, however, the company was forced to appoint a receiver leaving more than 300 employees out of work.”
Noun
Opposite of the action of dispensing, giving, or applying something
“It's a misallocation of government resources in what appears to be a vendetta against homeless people.”
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Opposite of the action applying or enforcing something
“I do not know whether it is a lack of will or a lack of power that is responsible for the nonenforcement of the law.”
Noun
Opposite of the process or act of managing, running or governing (something)
“A feeling of powerlessness overwhelmed her when she realized that there was no answer to her dilemma.”
Noun
Opposite of the action or manner of controlling or regulating a state, organization, or people
“When law and order break down in a country, it is the first step towards anarchy and chaos.”
Noun
Opposite of a body of people elected to manage the affairs of a city, county, or other municipal district
Noun
Opposite of control of or dominion over an area or people
“Fundamentally, the subordination of the oppressed nations to the major powers is rooted in economic relations.”
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Opposite of the management or guidance of someone or something
Noun
Opposite of the manner in which an organization or activity is managed or directed
“The Council's inaction has allowed a worsening of conditions at the spot.”
Noun
Opposite of the action of overseeing something
Noun
Opposite of the act of compelling observance of or compliance with a law, rule, or obligation
Noun
Opposite of the action of putting something into operation
Noun
Opposite of the period during which an office or position is held
Noun
Opposite of system which controls organization
Noun
Opposite of the action of sharing something out among a number of recipients
Noun
Opposite of the organization or structure of something or for doing something
Noun
Opposite of non public facing
Noun
Opposite of the act, state or position of being a leader
“This degrading spectacle was a mixture of incompetence, impotence, and empty theatrics.”
Noun
Opposite of the carrying out of a plan, order, or course of action
Noun
Opposite of the allocation of someone or something as belonging to a particular group or category
Noun
Opposite of indigence, extreme poverty
Noun
Opposite of the act of using an object
“The disuse of moisturizer may result in dry skin.”
Noun
Opposite of the state of being insolvent
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Opposite of the action of providing what is needed or wanted
“In a shock admission, withholdment of food as a means of persuasion was also ordered by the authorities.”
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