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Princeton's WordNet

  1. prescribedadjective

    set down as a rule or guide

  2. appointed, decreed, ordained, prescribedadjective

    fixed or established especially by order or command

    "at the time appointed (or the appointed time")

  3. official, prescribedadjective

    conforming to set usage, procedure, or discipline

    "in prescribed order"

  4. positive, prescribedadjective

    formally laid down or imposed

    "positive laws"

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  1. prescribed

    Prescribed generally means officially or authoritatively instructed, advised, or ordered to be followed. It's often used in the context of medicine where a doctor prescribes a specific medication or treatment for a patient, or in law where specific rules or procedures are prescribed. However, it can be used in any context where specific guidelines or actions are formally set out or recommended.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Prescribed

    of Prescribe

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of prescribed in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of prescribed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of prescribed in a Sentence

  1. Robert Cohen:

    That’s why it is important to have those medications prescribed by a health care provider who will be following along closely enough to detect that and determine when changes are needed.

  2. Gary Holder-Winfield:

    Never forget is not something you say on a prescribed day; if it is real it is something you live the rest of your life

  3. Henry Spiller:

    This is never prescribed for children under 6. It is a significant risk to them, we're not quite sure why it stands out so much. Perhaps the parents who have this may not think it's as risky as their other opiates because it doesn't have the big effect that the other opiates do for them.

  4. Eugenia Chan:

    Adherence to medication treatment is an especially important issue for adolescents with ADHD, if they feel the medication is ineffective, causes significant side effects, or makes them feel different from their peer group, they are less likely to continue medication treatment as prescribed.

  5. Burt Kahn:

    Fentanyl is a drug that would almost never be prescribed to a patient like Prince who doesn't have terminal cancer, because the potential for overdose is extremely high.

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