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topical

(of a drug, ointment, etc.) for application to the body surface; local
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Sugar was applied topically and cefalexine prescribed.
These antibiotics are usually injected or applied topically. The aminoglycosides are highly toxic, and particularly affect the ears and kidneys, although the damage they cause is usually minor and reversible.
Copernicus Therapeutics, Inc., Cleveland, has been awarded a Phase I SBIR grant from the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention to advance the development of DNA vaccines that can be applied topically, thus avoiding the need for painful injections.
Sir Robin said: ' Very importantly and topically the consolidation of ownership in ITV must not be allowed to dilute regional commitments.
They rely on LEO as their primary tool to communicate or obtain mission critical information, to provide or participate in online educational programs, and to participate in professional special interest or topically focused dialog.
Alvin Last, Ardsley, N.Y., manufacturer of natural and pharmaceutical health and beauty care products, has introduced DermaSlim TD Weight Loss System, purported to be the first clinically proven, topically applied weight-loss product.
The new antimicrobial system offers a topically applied, permanent antimicrobial treatment for all types of man-made and natural fibers for the long-lasting and effective control of bacteria, fungi, mold and mildew.
LEXIS-NEXIS Company Dossier provides information about individual companies, topically organized in a Web-based point-and-click format.
As an encyclopedia, it is organized thematically and topically, covering not only theatrical performance and choreography, but such areas as folk, popular, ritual, and recreational dance, aesthetics, education, anthropology, publication and scholarship, music, costume, and libretti.
Topically, clary sage essential oil helps postpartum depression.
Scholastic's history is organized topically, printed sharply on plastic pages that sometimes overlap or have cutouts.
What Wilson calls wholesale bibliographic - i.e., topically organized lists, catalogs, indexes, and abstract - can the range of materials from which these people draw their materials.