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top·i·cal

 (tŏp′ĭ-kəl)
adj.
1. Being of current interest or relevance: topical issues.
2. Medicine Relating to, applied to, or affecting a localized area of the body, especially of the skin: a topical anesthetic.
3. Of, arranged by, or relating to a particular topic or topics: a topical concordance to the Bible.
n.
A topical anesthetic.

[From Greek topikos, from topos, place.]

top′i·cal′i·ty (-kăl′ĭ-tē) n.
top′i·cal·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.topically - to a restricted area of the bodytopically - to a restricted area of the body; "apply this medicine topically"
Translations
بأهميَّه آنِيَّه
aktuálně
aktuálisanidõszerûen
varîandi mál dagsins
aktuálne
konuya ilişkin

topically

adv
(= according to subject)nach Sachgebieten

topic

(ˈtopik) noun
something spoken or written about; a subject. They discussed the weather and other topics.
ˈtopical adjective
of interest at the present time.
ˈtopically adverb
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WE ARE writing to address the misinformation provided in the letter by Christine Sanderson, "Fluoride best applied topically through toothpaste", in the August issue (p3).
8,435,502 B2; Galderma Research & Development, Biot, France, has patented a topically applicable and stable cosmetic/dermatological composition that contains at least one naphthoic acid compound useful for the treatment of keratinization disorders and an anti-irritant amount of at least one polyurethane polymer.
This CPTG oil can be used internally, topically or aromatically quite safely-but only if it carries the CPTG label.
Topically applied antioxidants exert their benefits by offering protection from damaging free radicals produced when skin is exposed to ultraviolet light or allowed to age naturally.
The compositions can be administered topically and/or by injection, or both.
Catrix7 Wound Dressing is a topically applied biopharmaceutical powder product.
The information is organized topically and cross-referenced with special sections on abbreviations, conversion factors, and chronology.
The book also addresses myths topically, including chapters that deal with creation, the power of gods, heroism, including the legendary expeditions of the Greeks to Troy, and the heroines who faced some terrifying events and strange family relationships.
Multiple animal studies have shown that topically applied aminoglycosides can be ototoxic.
Like other books in this series, the plot is topically driven, with realistic but simplified characters who speak, as does the narrator, colloquially.
Petrolatum was applied topically and the wound bandaged.
Colorburst is offered in both broadloom and 6' and uses Lees' patented Duracolor[R] stain-resistant dye technology, which is integrated into carpet fiber rather than applied topically, to provide permanent stain-, soil-, and fade-resistance.