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administer
Part of Speech: noun
Results: 8
Part of Speech: verb
1. To contribute; to bring aid or supplies; to conduce; to minister.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. To manage or conduct, as public affairs; to direct or superintend the execution, application, or conduct of; as, to administer the government or the state.
2. To dispense; to serve out; to supply; execute; as, to administer relief, to administer the sacrament.
3. To apply, as medicine or a remedy; to give, as a dose or something beneficial or suitable. Extended to a blow, a reproof, etc.
4. To tender, as an oath.
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