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prescription
prɪ'skriːpʃən
Main
English Definition
(形) As an adjective
  1. Available only with a doctor's written prescription.
(名) As a noun
  1. A drug that is available only with written instructions from a doctor or dentist to a pharmacist.
  2. 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.
  3. Written instructions for an optician on the lenses for a given person.
  4. Directions prescribed beforehand; the action of prescribing authoritative rules or directions.
Hyphenationpre•scrip•tion
Part of Speech(名) noun
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处方chǔfāngmedical prescription; recipe; formula
药方yàofāngprescription
指示zhǐshìto point out; to indicate; to instruct; directives; instructions
命令mìnglìngto order; to command
规定guīdìngprovision; to fix; to set; to formulate; to stipulate; to provide; regulation; rule
时效shíxiàoeffectiveness for a given period of time; prescription (law); aging (metallurgy)
方剂fāngjìprescription; recipe (Chinese medicine)
方子fāngziprescription (of medicine)
医嘱yīzhǔprescription (medicine); doctor's advice
配方pèifāngprescription; cooking recipe; formulation; completing the square (to solve quadratic equation, math)
fāngsquare; power or involution (mathematics); upright; honest; fair and square; direction; side; party (to a contract, dispute etc); place; method; prescription (medicine); just when; only or just; measure word for square things; abbr. for square or cubic meter; (Chinese surname)
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