Associations to the word «Topical»


TOPICAL, adjective. Of current interest; contemporary.
TOPICAL, adjective. Local to a particular place
TOPICAL, adjective. (medicine) (not comparable) Applied to a localized part of the body.
TOPICAL, adjective. Arranged according to topic or theme; thematic.
TOPICAL, noun. (pharmacology) A topical anaesthetic.

Dictionary definition

TOPICAL, adjective. Pertaining to the surface of a body part; "a drug for topical (or local) application"; "a topical anesthesia".
TOPICAL, adjective. Of or relating to or arranged by topics; "a detailed record on both a chronological and a topical basis".
TOPICAL, adjective. Of interest at the present time; "a topical reference"; "a topical and timely study of civil liberty".

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