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  Words related to prescription

Related / Similar Words: prescription drug, prescription medicine, ethical drug

 

Definition:
  • 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";
  • 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;
  • written instructions for an optician on the lenses for a given person;
  • directions prescribed beforehand; the action of prescribing authoritative rules or directions; "I tried to follow her prescription for success";

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    Hyponyms: refill

     

    Derivational Morphology: order, prescribe, dictate

     

    Anagrams: receptionist

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 药方   Dutch: voorschrift  
    Finnish: resepti   French: ordonnance  
    German: Rezept   Hungarian: recept  
    Italian: ricetta   Japanese: 処方  
    Korean: 처방   Portuguese: receita  
    Russian: предписание   Spanish: receta  
    Swedish: recept  
     
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