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1. Related to, located in, or constituting an outer boundary or periphery.
2. Perceived or perceiving near the outer edges of the retina: peripheral vision.
3. Anatomy
a. Of the surface or outer part of a body or organ; external.
b. Of, relating to, or being part of the peripheral nervous system.
4. Of minor relevance or importance.
5. Auxiliary.
n. Computers
An auxiliary device, such as a printer, modem, or storage system, that works in conjunction with a computer.

pe·riph′er·al·ly adv.
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Adv.1.peripherally - in or at or near a periphery or according to a peripheral role or function or relationship
centrally - in or near or toward a center or according to a central role or function; "The theater is centrally located"
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Percutaneous catheter central peripherally inserted of a lumen hydrophilic polyurethane 1.
This drug is a peripherally acting mu-opioid receptor antagonist and was the first targeted therapy to obtain approval for this indication.
Chapter 117: Peripherally inserted central catheters and nontunneled central venous catheters.
Demand is cyclical in the short-run, tied to crop prices and, peripherally, to the state of the world economy.
The scratching was inhibited by the H Ghistamine-receptor antagonist azelastine, but not by the peripherally acting H -antagonist terfenadine, at the oral dose of 30 mg/kg.
It includes competency skill check lists for evaluating procedures and presents detailed step-by-step procedures for subcutaneous infusion of pain medication, peripherally inserted catheters (PICCs), epidural pain medication administration, and patient-controlled analgesic therapy.
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The hygienic Opti-Gard utilizes a peripherally scored, reverse-acting rupture disk with a smooth media-side surface that minimizes contamination and is ideal for CIP and SIP applications.
One concern about administering vincristine in minibags peripherally is the potential for extravasation.
The 46 papers--25 in English and the rest in French, German, and Spanish--discuss the two dialogues by the ancient Greek philosopher, some only peripherally to their focus on another topic.
Fans of Lescroart's Dismas Hardy series will find this a real treat; Roake is a partner in Hardy's law firm, though he is involved only peripherally.
Landers and Perez learned to operate global positioning devices, radio systems and other devices used peripherally with the Avenger.