Noun Definition

governance

1.Definition: the act of governing; exercising authority

Related Noun(s):government, administration

Category: General

2.Definition: 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 recognized as a member of the establishment"

Related Noun(s):organisation, administration, brass, establishment, organization

Category: General