Topically Top"ic*al*ly, adv. In a topical manner; with application to, or limitation of, a particular place or topic. [1913 Webster]

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  • topically — adverb see topical …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • topically — adv. in a topical manner, with regard to current topics; locally, regionally …   English contemporary dictionary

  • topically — top·i·cal·ly …   English syllables

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