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Administer

Managed care To direct and manage personnel—e.g., to administer a programme.
Medspeak Give, provide
Therapeutics To apply a substance—by injection, inhalation, ingestion or by other means—to the body of a patient or research subject by either a health practitioner or his authorised agent and under his direction, or by the patient or research subject himself.

administer

Pharmacology verb To apply a substance–by injection, inhalation, ingestion or by other means, to the body of a Pt or research subject by either a health practitioner or his authorized agent and under his direction, or by the Pt or research subject himself. Cf Dispense Medtalk → Vox populi Give.
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Last year, she inked a deal with Warner Chappell Music to administer her Mass Confusion Publishing catalog.
TMDS allows educators to administer their own math assessments to students online, or to download them for paper-based administration.
In his new position, Clary will continue to grow the nation's leading executive benefit consulting firm, which currently administers more than $9 billion of nonqualified plan assets for Fortune 1000 companies' benefit plans, covering 22,000 senior executives.
The company administers more than $8 billion of nonqualified plan assets.
To administer a needle-free vaccination, a protective cap and safety ring that avoids accidental triggering is removed, the nozzle is placed against a suitable injection site, such as the upper arm, and the PenJet(R) administers the injection when gently pressed.
To give a needle-free injection with a PenJet(R) once the reagent and diluent are combined, a safety ring that avoids accidental triggering is removed, the nozzle is placed against a suitable injection site, such as the upper arm, thigh or stomach, and the PenJet(R) administers the injection when gently pressed.
To administer a needle-less injection with a PenJet(R), a protective cap and safety ring that avoids accidental triggering is removed, the nozzle is placed against a suitable injection site, such as the upper arm, thigh or stomach, and the PenJet(R) administers the injection when gently pressed like a conventional syringe.
The revised standards will affect all 30,000 firms enrolled in the AICPA peer review program and the state societies that administer it (administering entities).
The Texas Education Agency's new Texas Math Diagnostic System (TMDS), which launched earlier this month, allows educators to build and administer their own math tests online and then have them graded and assessed immediately via the Internet.

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