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  1. orally(adverb)

    (of drugs) through the mouth rather than through injection; by_mouth

    "he was administered the drug orally"

  2. orally, by word of mouth(adverb)

    by spoken rather than written means

    "these stories were transmitted by word of mouth"


  1. orally(Adverb)

    By mouth.

    This medicine is taken orally. Swallowing a pill sure beats getting a shot every day.

  2. orally(Adverb)

    Spoken as opposed to written.

    I took the make up test orally because my arm is still in a cast.

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