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administer

verb (GIVE)
 
 
/ədˈmɪn.ɪ.stər/ US  /-stɚ/
[T] formal to cause someone to receive something
给予;施用;施行
to administer medicine/punishment/relief
给药/施加惩罚/发放救济品
Tests will be administered to schoolchildren at seven, twelve and sixteen years.
7岁、12岁和16岁的学生将接受测试。
figurative The latest opinion polls have administered a severe blow to the party.
最新的民意调查结果对该党来说是当头一棒。
Giving, providing and supplying
administer an oath to sb formal to be present while someone says an oath (= formal promise) officially
主持(某人)的宣誓仪式
Court cases, orders and decisions
(Definition of administer verb (GIVE) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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