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Sentences with the verb administer

19 examples:

I find it exhausting to administer a magazine without an office or paid staff.
(John Barton)

The method can be used to administer an attack and steal sensitive documents.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

The doctor treating Ashoka Mukpo says that they will administer plasma from Ebola survivor Dr. Kent Brantly.
(NBC News Health, )

Audrey Stepp, 9, insisted that she learn to administer the drug in case her big brother ever suffered a heroin overdose.
(NBC News Health, )

A dispute flared over a Japanese ceremony promoting its claim to administer a set of islets that are also claimed by South Korea.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

Knott's Berry Farm is stuck with that old carrots-versus-candy conundrum this summer -- forced to administer a dose of what's needed rather than what's wanted.
(Brady MacDonald in Los Angeles Times - Travel & Deal Blog, )

A Colorado Navy veteran who identifies as neither male nor female has taken the State Department to court for refusing to administer a gender-neutral passport.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

Richard Hallam, 32, was caught trying to administer an abortion drug to his girlfriend after police arrested him for an attack on another woman in Poole, Dorset.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Celebrity healer Vicky Vlachonis is paying weekly visits to Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin to administer a range of wacky treatments to help ease the pain of their split.
(Daily Mail - News, )

The researchers encourage physicians and advisory boards to take all factors into account when determining how to administer the best combination of vaccines for the lowest cost.
(Science Daily - News, )

Virginia lawmakers, facing a shortage of lethal drugs used to administer the death penalty, have advanced a proposal aimed at making the electric chair its default method for executions.
(Fox News - Politics, )

We have been asked to clarify that Jon Harbinson, who was cleared of involvement in the Hatton Garden burglary, spent no further time in custody than was necessary to administer his release.
(Daily Mail - News, )

A shortage of the lethal drugs used to administer the death penalty has re-ignited a battle over capital punishment which has pushed a few states to weigh execution alternatives -- even firing squads.
(Fox News - Politics, )

Federal officials say Maine risks losing funding to administer its food stamp program unless it makes clear to recipients that having their photos placed on electronic benefit transfer cards is optional.
(Fox News - Politics, )

Ottawa Senators forward Eric Gryba is the latest to administer a questionable hit in the NHL after his elbow to Artem Anisimov’s head knocked the Columbus Blue Jacket out of Tuesday’s game and sent his helmet flying.
(Doug Harrison in CBC Sports, )

The province will appoint a commissioner to administer a new licensing system and oversee the regulation of specified pay rates for container truck drivers at Port Metro Vancouver terminals, Transportation Minister Todd Stone announced Thursday.
(The Vancouver Sun - Business, )

Arizona executioners had to administer at least two full doses of a two-drug lethal injection cocktail to a convicted killer before he finally succumbed nearly two hours after his execution began, the state's assistant attorney general said on Thursday.
(Reuters in CBC News - World, )

Treatment with inhaled nitric oxide can be life saving for newborns, children and adults with several dangerous conditions, but the availability of the treatment has been limited by the size, weight and complexity of equipment needed to administer the gas and the therapy's high price.
(Science Daily - News, )

While state law is becoming more and more accepting of the idea of free-market marijuana, however, a decades-old provision of the federal tax code remains firmly in place, threatening to administer a painful amount of tax on marijuana facilities, and serving as a greater barrier to entry into the industry than any outdated notion of moral or ethical impropriety.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Negative sentences with the verb administer

4 examples:

Witnesses reported emergency workers did not administer CPR to motionless man on Thursday.
(USA Today - National, )

But the IRS pays out billions in fraudulent claims and can't administer all the programs it has.
(Forbes - Business, )

The myRA will be free for employers to make available for employees as they will not administer accounts or contribute money to them.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

A world history teacher at Skyview High School promised students he wouldn't administer the final exam if they got Taylor Swift to call him.
(NBC News Entertainment, )

Other sentences

72 examples:

The courts administer the law.

The syringe is the most common device used to administer insulin.

Who demands justice, must administer justice.
(German proverb)

We cannot both preach and administer financial matters.
(Saint Stephen)

How fortunate for governments that the people they administer don't think.
(Adolf Hitler)

To administer is to govern: to govern is to reign. That is the essence of the problem.
(Honore Gabriel Riquet)

The owner instructed a nurse to administer ODs to three patients, the FBI said.
(NBC News Health, )

But they can be difficult to administer, and most don't fix the underlying cause.
(Science Daily - News, )

A court ruling Monday reaffirmed Goodell’s broad authority to administer discipline.
(The New York Times - Pro-Football, )

Naloxone, a heroin overdose reversal drug, is simple to administer and could save lives.
(USA Today - National, )

Under the Quebec law, physicians will administer lethal injections to consenting patients.
(The Vancouver Sun - Health, )

Temperature sensors and drug pools allow the device to administer medication automatically or by-demand.
(Tech Times - Health, )

Raj Panjabi is training community members in Liberia to administer treatment and provide preventative care.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

The new form of vaccines will be easier to transport and administer compared to the current injectable vaccines.
(Tech Times - Health, )

When you are planning to castrate an animal weighing hundreds of pounds, you had better administer a lot of sedative.
(The Vancouver Sun - World, )

It may take the nasal spray slightly longer to increase blood sugar levels, but it is faster to administer than an injection.
(Tech Times - Health, )

A new skin test for tuberculosis infection has proven safe, easy to administer and accurate in two Phase III clinical trials.
(Science Daily - News, )

They've served us well in the past, but supersmall bloodstream bots are poised to revolutionize the way we administer medicine.
(Tech Times - Health, )

The justices voted -3 Tuesday in favor of two former employees of companies that administer the Fidelity family of mutual funds.
(Fox News - Politics, )

Caregivers' often administer their child's asthma medication inaccurately, which leads to poor health outcomes for those children.
(Science Daily - News, )

During open-heart procedures, physicians administer large doses of a blood-thinning drug called heparin to prevent clot formation.
(Science Daily - News, )

New research reveals that electric eels can spring out of the water and administer powerful electric shocks to would-be predators.
(USA Today - Tech, )

A new evidence-based medicine campaign advises physicians not to administer PSA tests or "digital rectal exams" on a routine basis.
(Forbes - Business, )

A study conducted at NYU School of Medicine found that 40% of parents grab the nearest kitchen spoon to administer meds to their kids.
(Tech Times - Health, )

For the first time, Australia will administer medical marijuana to a small group of children with severe epilepsy in a clinical trial.
(Tech Times - Health, )

Yet, with all the costs and efforts to administer employee surveys, the average employee survey response rate is just a meager 30%-40%.
(Forbes - Business, )

HIV and its transmission has long been associated with injecting drug use, where hypodermic syringes are used to administer illicit drugs.
(Science Daily - News, )

Deloitte has been appointed to administer Australian franchises of the US chain Hooters with all five restaurants now under administration.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

The Syrian opposition figure tasked with forming an interim government to administer rebel-held areas resigns, citing an inability to do so.
(BBC News - World News, )

The Financial Conduct Authority authorises a new body to administer Libor - the London Interbank Offered Rate - formerly rigged by some banks.
(BBC News - Business, )

Researchers may be a step closer toward helping ease your fears, turning to tiny electric currents to administer anesthesia instead of needles.
(Tech Times - Health, )

The idea is to reassure ordinary families and firms there will be no abrupt end to rock-bottom rates and thereby administer a dose of confidence.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Recommended safe handling practices for workers who administer antineoplastic drugs in healthcare settings are not always followed, a study has found.
(Science Daily - News, )

After a heart attack, doctors are changing practice trends as the debate continues on optimal time to administer antiplatelet therapy, researchers report.
(Science Daily - News, )

Private equity veteran Bill Ferris will chair Innovation Australia to help administer and oversee the government's innovation and venture capital programs.
(ZDNet Australia, )

Apart from reusing syringes to administer 67 flu vaccines to Otsuka Pharmaceutical employees, the vaccines were not properly stored, transported and handled.
(Tech Times - Health, )

Those taking part in a referendum to decide which Sudanese government would administer the disputed Abyei border region said their hand was forced by inaction.
(UPI - Emerging Threats, )

The guidelines for penicillin prescriptions for children have not been changed for 50 years and scientists are calling for a new system to administer different doses.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

The Australian government's failed AU$200 marriage vouchers trial cost close to twice as much to administer per voucher due to the IT costs associated with the trial.
(ZDNet Australia, )

People who live in provinces with policies that allow pharmacists to administer influenza vaccines are more likely to be vaccinated, according to a new Canadian study.
(Science Daily - News, )

A B.C. doctor leading the efforts to provide physician-assisted dying says she’s being thwarted in her efforts to recruit nurses to help administer intravenous drugs.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

Research in dogs will help with the design of later human trials, including the best way to administer drugs, and may lead to improved treatments for both pets and people.
(The New York Times - Health, )

The nation's second-largest school district is woefully unprepared to administer new state standardized tests by computer, a survey of Los Angeles Unified schools has found.
(Howard Blume in Los Angeles Times - Education, )

The notorious crown-of-thorns starfish that is currently devastating the Great Barrier Reef now has a man-made predator - a robot that will administer it a lethal injection.
(The Independent - Enviroment, )

University of Illinois social work researcher is collaborating with Champaign-Urbana Public Health District to administer perinatal depression screenings to low-income women.
(Science Daily - News, )

The Veterans Affairs Department is taking heat over a proposal to allow highly trained nurses to act as doctors, and even administer anesthesia without a doctor’s supervision.
(Fox News - Politics, )

We can only imagine Andreas Abodi was at the urinals in Amsterdam airport, vainly attempting to administer death by micturition on an obdurate housefly when the idea came to him.
(The Independent - Football, )

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has called for a new quota system to be introduced that would administer migrants more equally among the European Union and its 28 members nations.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Mannes College the New School for Music will administer the Julius Rudel Award for Conducting Studies to honor the former music director of New York City Opera, who died last year.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

Leila Mounji, 29, from Derby, weighed 15 stone and encountered problems giving birth to Bella as she was too big for doctors to insert a needle into her spine to administer painkillers.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Lloyds shareholders will have to pay tens of millions of pounds to publicise and administer the Conservatives’ proposed “Tell Sid” mass sale to the public of the state’s shares.
(The Independent - Business, )

Doctors normally administer another hormone, hCG, for this purpose, but in some women, there is a risk that this can overstimulate the ovaries, with potentially life-threatening consequences.
(Science Daily - News, )

A lifelong biker founded a group that helps health workers deliver basic care, transport lab specimens and administer diagnostic tests for such common diseases as malaria, tuberculosis and HIV.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

The research echoes Stanley Milgram's (pictured) classic work, which found many more people than participants anticipated were willing to obey a scientist and administer a deadly electric shock.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Senior police chiefs have begun a national inquiry into mounting concerns that their staff are being forced to act as ambulance drivers and having to administer rudimentary first aid at the scene.
(David Barrett in The Telegraph - News, )

Alberta emergency medical technicians will now be allowed to administer naloxone, an antidote to the deadly street drug fentanyl, under new rules announced Friday by Health Minister Sarah Hoffman.
(CBC News in CBC News - Health, )

Vaccine experts advising the World Health Organization have recommended that further studies be done on a new malaria vaccine to figure out if officials can actually administer the four doses needed.
(The Vancouver Sun - Health, )

The idea is to reassure ordinary families and firms there will be no abrupt end to rock-bottom rates and thereby administer a dose of confidence, which in itself is an important ingredient for growth.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

A Sydney man undergoing surgery to have his tonsils removed ‘heard and felt what has happening’ after an anaesthetist failed to turn on the machine to administer desflurane, a general anaesthesia.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

The study not only helps to explain why people with sustained disrupted circadian rhythms can be more susceptible to cancer, it may also help establish the optimal time of day to administer chemotherapy.
(Science Daily - News, )

The main Syrian opposition group in exile has elected an interim government to administer rebel-held areas in the country's north in a new effort to unify the fractured movement fighting to topple the regime.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

Playing a computer game or letting your mind go to its happy place might one day ease a migraine, administer drugs or prevent epileptic seizures, according to Swiss bioengineers who pulled off a strange mind-over-gene trick.
(Geoffrey Mohan in Los Angeles Times - Science, )

Now, a new optical device requires only a few drops of blood and a few minutes to measure the key coagulation parameters that can guide medical decisions, like how much blood to transfuse or what doses of anticoagulant drugs to administer.
(Science Daily - News, )

Such an encapsulated chemical may allow doctors to administer nitric oxide in a more highly controlled way to patients, suggesting new approaches for treating dangerous infections and heart conditions with the biologically-active substance.
(Science Daily - News, )

Manulife CEO Donald Guloien has been expanding his company's retirementplan operations, which will administer about $135 billion in assets covering 2.5 million participants once Tuesday's transaction is completed in the first half of next year.
(The Vancouver Sun - Business, )

Last week, Apple announced ResearchKit, an open-source platform that empowers researchers to design and administer app-based health research, which they can assemble quickly via a plug-and-play approach and without the need for a team of coders.
(Forbes - Business, )

Despite being safe to administer, there is no benefit in using the probiotic Bifidobacterium breve (BBG-001) to prevent late-onset sepsis or necrotising enterocolitis in very preterm children, the results of a phase 3 randomised controlled trial shows.
(Science Daily - News, )

Yesterday Nicaragua's Congress voted 61 to 28 to grant a Chinese company a 50-year license to “design, develop, engineer, finance, construct, possess, operate, maintain and administer” a canal between the Atlantic and Pacific Ocean, to compete with the Panama Canal.
(Forbes - Business, )

The Philippines on Monday launched the first public immunization program for dengue fever, seeking to administer to a million schoolchildren the world's first licensed vaccine against a mosquito-borne disease that the World Health Organization estimates infects 390 million people a year globally.
(Fox News - Health, )

The real-life experimenter at the heart of the docudrama "Experimenter" is Stanley Milgram (-1984), a social psychologist who, in an infamous 1961 experiment at Yale, enlisted volunteers to test another subject's memory with word games then administer an electric shock for every incorrect response.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

Although both the vascular endothelial growth factor receptor (VEGFR) inhibitor sunitinib and the mammalian target of rapamycin (mTOR) inhibitor everolimus are approved treatments for patients with renal cell carcinoma (RCC), questions have been raised about the order in which to administer these treatments.
(Nature Reviews Urology, )

The inmate who died of an apparent heart attack after a botched execution this week had had a Taser used on him in the morning of his execution, and doctors inserted an intravenous injection to administer lethal drugs into his groin after being unable to locate a usable vein in his arms, legs or feet, authorities said.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

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