Meaning of “orally” in the English Dictionary

"orally" in British English

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orallyadverb

/ˈɔː.rə.li/ /ˈɔːr.əˌli/

orally adverb (in speech)

expressed in speech, not writing:

You need to be able to communicate well both orally and in writing.

(Definition of “orally” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"orally" in American English

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orallyadverb [ not gradable ]

us /ˈɔr·ə·li, ˈoʊr-/

orally adverb [ not gradable ] (BY MOUTH)

by or done to the mouth:

This medicine is to be taken orally.

orally adverb [ not gradable ] (BY SPEAKING)

by speaking; not by writing:

She decided to give the report orally rather than in writing.

(Definition of “orally” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)