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Synonyms for administer

Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002

Synonyms for administer

to have charge of (the affairs of others)

to oversee the provision or execution of

to provide as a remedy

to mete out by means of some action

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Synonyms for administer

work in an administrative capacity

perform (a church sacrament) ritually

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direct the taking of

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"I believe," continued Lawrence, "that there have been cases where the cumulative effect of a drug, administered for some time, has ended by causing death.
They wished to administer the sacrament of unction."
As she still hesitated, being, in fact, in no reasonable state of mind, he took the infant in his arms, and himself administered the draught.
Toward morning the nourishment which I still carefully administered wrought its healthful change in her pulse, and composed her to quieter slumbers.
Tests are administered by two groups: local group administers tests for servants in Bishkek, the mobile group administers tests in the regions of the country.
Usually the Speaker administers oath of office but in this case, it was administered by the LG on the instructions of the Union Home Ministry.
One Missouri community college, Mineral Area College, administers ACT's Collegiate Assessment of Academic Proficiency (CAAP) because it is more interested in measuring "institutional effectiveness" rather than what students have actually learned.
According to the Department of Labor, which administers FMLA, about 78% of employees who could take FMLA traditionally haven't because they couldn't afford to go without pay.
CalCPA administers reviews for California firms enrolled in the AICPA Peer Review Program and will keep doing so.
With more than 1,200 employees, SFA administers more than $60 billion of financial aid a year to college students, about 70percent of all student aid, to help millions of students and families pay for postsecondary education.
What we mean by the "ideal process" is a process by which the physician prescribes appropriately, the pharmacist dispenses appropriately, the nurse administers appropriately and the medications are appropriately monitored for effectiveness and adverse reactions by all members of the team, including the consultant pharmacist.
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