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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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In the home setting, the client's case manager was the administrant, and in the other settings, the staff member who was assigned as the primary program implementor for the client assumed responsibility for administration.
Nul doute que le Parti a fait preuve d'une evidente capacite a s'ouvrir sur des couches et competences nouvelles, administrant ainsi la preuve qu'il s'agit d'un parti vivant, evolutif, se renouvelant constamment.
Mieux, elles ont deploye des efforts inedits et hautement efficaces dans la lutte contre le terrorisme, et si bien qu'aucune attaque terroriste n'a pu etre perpetree sur le sol tunisien depuis bientot deux ans, alors que de serieuses tentatives ont ete dejouees, administrant la preuve que les forces de securite tunisiennes sont bien outillees pour parer a toute operation terroriste dans les sites touristiques et ailleurs.
Ulema and zakireen have also been directed to inform administrant of their movement activities for their effective security measures.
La non-reconnaissance du Maroc comme puissance administrant les territoires occupes du Sahara occidental, confere un droit [beaucoup moins que]specifique[beaucoup plus grand que] aux Nations unies a gerer les ressources naturelles de ces territoires, a indique, avant-hier, la Western Sahara Ressource Watch (WSRW), dans une lettre adressee au secretaire general de l'ONU, Ban Ki-Moon.
Toulon a poursuivi sa remontee vers les sommets du Top 14 de rugby en administrant une lecon (26-3) a Bourgoin, martyrise en conquete sur son propre terrain et toujours dernier au classement, vendredi en match avance de la 8e journee.

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