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One entry found for administer.
Main Entry: ad·min·is·ter
Pronunciation: schwad-primarystressmin-schwa-stschwar
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): ad·min·is·tered; ad·min·is·ter·ing /-st(schwa-)rieng/
1 : to direct the affairs of : MANAGE <administer a government>
2 : to give out as deserved <administer justice>
3 : to give formally or ceremonially <administer the sacraments>
4 : to give as treatment <administer a drug>

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