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Overview of noun prescription

The noun prescription has 4 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (2) prescription

(directions prescribed beforehand; the action of prescribing authoritative rules or directions; "I tried to follow her prescription for success")

2. (1) prescription drug, prescription, prescription medicine, ethical drug

(a drug that is available only with written instructions from a doctor or dentist to a pharmacist; "he told the doctor that he had been taking his prescription regularly")

3. prescription

(written instructions for an optician on the lenses for a given person)

4. prescription

(written instructions from a physician or dentist to a druggist concerning the form and dosage of a drug to be issued to a given patient)

Overview of adj prescription

The adj prescription has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. prescription

(available only with a doctor's written prescription; "a prescription drug") © 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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