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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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He analyzed data from two trials of orally disintegrating selegiline versus placebo in patients with erosion of efficacy with optimized levodopa therapy.
Control and OVA-sensitized animals were orally challenged with 2 mL tap water or 2 mL of an OVA solution in tap water.
A second developmental theme evident in the content of the children's orally invented stories was that at around third grade children began to consider peers, rather than parents, as their primary social contacts.
Using tiering and restrictions data from Fingertip Formulary, as well as insight from 50 pharmacy directors, this report determines the key trends in reimbursement of orally delivered oncology treatments, drivers of these trends, and how stakeholders can capitalize on future shifts in coverage to steal share from the competition.
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Statements made orally on the above-referenced webcast/conference call may contain "forward-looking statements," which include statements that are predictive in nature, depend upon or refer to future events or conditions, and usually include words such as expects, anticipates, intends, plans, believes, predicts, estimates or similar expressions.
Unfortunately, the drugs available today to treat Leishmaniasis are expensive, often toxic and not orally available.
If successful, the next step will be giving the drug, which is administered orally, to volunteers who have the disease.
In earlier studies, these researchers and others had tested younger children and had shown that the orally educated deaf progressed at a much higher rate than the national average for deaf children.
Elixir is advancing a novel proprietary potent, orally available ghrelin antagonist through lead optimization and is preparing to nominate a clinical candidate.
NASDAQ: CYCC, NASDAQ: CYCCP) announced today that it intends to commence in the second half of 2007 clinical development of seliciclib, the company's orally available cyclin dependent kinase (CDK) inhibitor, as a treatment for patients with nasopharyngeal cancer (NPC).