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  Definition of governance
  1. the act of governing; exercising authority; "regulations for the governing of state prisons"; "he had considerable experience of government"
  2. the persons (or committees or departments etc.) who make up a body for the purpose of administering something; "he claims that the present administration is corrupt"; "the governance of an association is responsible to its members"; "he quickly became rec
Similar Words: government, governing, government activity, administration, governing body, establishment, brass, organization, organisation

 

Hyponyms: misgovernment, misrule, legislation, legislating, lawmaking, trust busting, Curia, top brass, executive, judiciary, bench, county council, government officials, officialdom, management

 

Part Meronyms: government, authorities, regime

 

Derivational Morphology: govern, rule, form, organize, organise, mastermind, engineer, direct, orchestrate, coordinate, administer, administrate

 

 
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