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oral

adjective announced, articulated, audible, by word of mouth, communicated, enunciated, expressed, expressed in words, phonic, said, said aloud, sounded, spoken, spoken out loud, told, unwritten, uttered, verbal, vocal, vocalized, voiced
Associated concepts: nuncupative will, oral contract, oral testimony, statute of frauds
See also: language, nuncupative, parol, verbal

ORAL. Something spoken in contradistinction to something written; as oral evidence, which is evidence delivered verbally by a witness,

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The growing challenge for providing oral health care services to all Americans.
Liz Rogers, director of communications at Oral Health America, told Nursing Homes/Long Term Care Management that the study did not specifically address long-term care residents' oral health, but she suspects every state would fail on providing oral healthcare to seniors in long-term care facilities.
These masters of oral tradition based their stories and claims in the signs of the land: geological formations, castle ruins, old trees.
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Taking quotes from the oral history to use as a public relations, advertising, and marketing tool personalizes a company's products and services.
Drug-induced oral changes are of particular significance in the etiology of dental disease in disabled people.
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Community-based oral history projects can engage students in historical events and methodology, foster community-school partnerships, and enlarge the historical record.
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By enlisting the services of a registered dental hygienist (RDH) as an oral health liaison (OHL), a facility can improve the outcomes from this very important health habit.
Because preliminary studies at our institute showed promising results in the rat, we started to develop an oral feeding protocol to sensitize rats to food proteins.