English to English
1. of or relating to or arranged by topics
a detailed record on both a chronological and a topical basis
2. Of or pertaining to a place; limited; logical application; as, a topical remedy; a topical claim or privilege.
3. pertaining to the surface of a body part
a drug for topical (or local) application|a topical anesthesia
4. of interest at the present time
a topical reference|a topical and timely study of civil liberty