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Overview of verb prescribe

The verb prescribe has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (7) order, prescribe, dictate

(issue commands or orders for)

Overview of adj prescribed

The adj prescribed has 4 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (2) prescribed

(set down as a rule or guide)

2. (1) appointed, decreed, ordained, prescribed

(fixed or established especially by order or command; "at the time appointed (or the appointed time"))

3. official, prescribed

(conforming to set usage, procedure, or discipline; "in prescribed order")

4. positive, prescribed

(formally laid down or imposed; "positive laws") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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