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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"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Prescribed

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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. Immanuel Kant, CRITIQUE OF PURE REASON:

    Human reason has this peculiar fate that in one species of its knowledge it is burdened by questions which, as prescribed by the very nature of reason itself, it is not able to ignore, but which, as transcending all its powers, it is also not able to answer.

  2. Makenosi Maroo:

    In anticipation of the volumes expected to be imported into South Africa, the (GMO) Executive Council has approved the adjustment of a permit condition which relates to the handling requirement, there is therefore no intention to relax safety assessment or risk management procedures prescribed.

  3. William Henry Harrison:

    Far different is the power of our sovereignty. It can interfere with no one's faith, prescribe forms of worship for no one's observance, inflict no punishment but after well-ascertained guilt, the result of investigation under rules prescribed by the Constitution itself.

  4. Channa Jayasena:

    The results of this study should not change the way HRT is prescribed or viewed.

  5. Christina Schwarzenegger:

    You get a high from it, but in a completely different arena, it’s very helpful obviously for people to have ADD, who struggle with their attention span. It’s a very helpful drug for those types of people. And I think if they find it helpful if they’re able to take it on an as-needed basis or the way it was prescribed by your doctor without abusing, I think that’s totally fine.

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