A rating of the trustworthiness of a routing information source set by the router administrator. In Cisco routers, administrative distance is a number between 0 and 255 (the higher the value, the less trustworthy the source).
- Administrative domain
administrative domain networking (AD) A collection of hosts and routers, and the interconnecting network(s), managed by a single administrative authority. (1994-11-24)
- Administrative law
the body of rules and principles that governs the duties and operations of federal or state administrative agencies, as commissions and boards. Contemporary Examples So of course, administrative law judges are awarding more disability payments to people now. Michael Tomasky on What Sullivan and Frum Get Wrong About Obama Michael Tomasky January 25, 2012 An […]
- Administrative-law judge
an official of a federal or state agency who hears, weighs, and decides on evidence in administrative proceedings, and makes recommendations for any necessary legal action.
- Administrative leave
leave, as from a government agency or department, arranged by special permission or directive: During the investigation she was placed on administrative leave with pay. Contemporary Examples Maxwell previously told The Daily Beast that the reasons for his administrative leave designation had never been explained to him. Kerry Reinstates Benghazi Officials Clinton Punished Josh Rogin […]