affairs
n.

1) to administer, conduct affairs (of state)

2) to arrange; manage; settle; straighten out one's affairs

3) civil; community; cultural; current; domestic, internal; external, foreign; international; legal; military; national; political; public; veterans affairs

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cultural
domestic
internal
international
legal: military
national
political
straighten out one's affairs
veterans affairs
conduct affairs (of state)
to administer
to arrange

Combinatory dictionary. 2013.

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