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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

By spoken rather than written means; (of drugs) through the mouth rather than through injection..

Usage examples (32)
  • The inner teachings must be transmitted orally and personally from teacher to student before they can be understood from the heart
  • He was administered the drug orally
  • He quotes none: he says "I was told," orally, that is.
  • Competitors will then complete two rounds spelling one word orally each. for more
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