Definition: the action of touching with the hands (or the skillful use of the hands) or by the use of mechanical means
Definition: the act of putting two things together with no space between them
Usage: at his touch the room filled with lights
Definition: manual (or mechanical) carrying or moving or delivering or working with something
Definition: the management of someone or something
Usage: the handling of prisoners; the treatment of water sewage; the right to equal treatment in the criminal justice system
Definition: the act of managing something
Usage: he was given overall management of the program; is the direction of the economy a function of government?