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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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Law School Admissions Council officials said they administer four exams each year, each costing more than $600,000 to produce, making even a single test ``intellectual property'' that is almost irreplaceable.
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In that same time period, Mullin also increased the number of executive benefit plans it administers by 6 percent and increased the number of participants enrolled in those plans by an impressive 31 percent.
A disposable, needle-free injector for smallpox vaccines, that is safe and simple enough for most people to instantly administer an inoculation to themselves or others, has been developed by PenJet(R) Corporation.
In addition to liquid medications and vaccines, PenJets(R) can store, mix and administer needle-less injections of freeze-dried (lyophilized) drugs.
PenJets can administer a wide range of subcutaneous, intradermal and some intermuscular injections and will be shipped from a pharmaceutical company, pre-filled with a drug dose ready to inject.
State CPA societies administer the AICPA peer review program for firms headquartered in that state or arrange for another state society to administer them.
The value of technology and the Internet is that they enable teachers to create tests to the precise needs of their students and curricula and then use the technology to quickly and accurately administer, grade, and assess.

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