prescript

  • 1 prescript — PRESCRÍPT, prescripte, s.n. (înv.) Prescripţie (1). – Din lat. praescriptum. Trimis de oprocopiuc, 12.04.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  PRESCRÍPT s. v. dispoziţie, normă, prescrip ţie, prevedere. Trimis de siveco, 13.09.2007. Sursa: Sinonime  prescrípt s …

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  • 2 Prescript — Pre script, a. [L. praescriptus, p. p. of praescribere: cf. F. prescrit. See {Prescribe}.] Directed; prescribed. A prescript from of words. Jer. Taylor. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 Prescript — Pre script, n. [L. praescriptum: cf. OF. prescript.] [1913 Webster] 1. Direction; precept; model prescribed. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. A medical prescription. [Obs.] Bp. Fell. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 prescript — index act (enactment), bylaw, canon, citation (charge), code, dictate, direction ( …

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  • 5 prescript — [prē skript′; ] also, and for n. always [, prē′skript΄] adj. [L praescriptus, pp. of praescribere: see PRESCRIBE] that is prescribed n. [L praescriptum < praescriptus] something prescribed; direction; rule …

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  • 6 prescript — (prè scri) s. m. Terme de la philosophie de Kant. Prescript de la conscience, devoir. HISTORIQUE    XVIe s. •   Nous usons du prescript de nature, qui, pour parler, nous a seulement donné la langue, DU BELLAY I, 12, verso.. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Lat.… …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 7 prescript — adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Latin praescriptus, past participle of praescribere Date: circa 1540 prescribed as a rule • prescript noun …

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  • 8 prescript — adj. /pri skript , pree skript/; n. /pree skript/, adj. 1. prescribed. n. 2. that which is prescribed or laid down, as a rule, precept, or order. [1425 75; late ME (adj.) < L praescriptus ptp. of praescribere to PRESCRIBE. See PRE , SCRIPT] * * * …

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  • 9 prescript — noun Something prescribed; a rule, regulation or dictate …

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  • 10 prescript — Synonyms and related words: act, adage, ana, analects, aphorism, apothegm, axiom, bill, bylaw, byword, canon, catchword, charge, collected sayings, command, commission, current saying, decree, decretum, dictate, dictation, dictum, direction,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 11 prescript — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun A code or set of codes governing action or procedure, for example: dictate, regulation, rubric, rule. See ORDER …

    English dictionary for students

  • 12 prescript — pre|script [ˈpri:ˌskrıpt] n [Date: 1500 1600; : Latin; Origin: , past participle of praescribere; PRESCRIBE] formal an official order or rule …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 13 prescript — prɪːskrɪpt n. order, directive, precept, instruction; command, prescribed rule, law, regulation adj. preordained, fixed beforehand, set in advance, settled …

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  • 14 prescript — [ pri:skrɪpt] noun formal or dated an ordinance, law, or command. Origin C16: from L. praescriptum something directed in writing , neut. past participle of praescribere (see prescribe) …

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  • 15 prescript — n. Direction, decree, rule, ordinance, law, precept, mandate …

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  • 16 prescript — noun (C) formal an official order or rule …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 prescript — adj 1. dictated, imposed, laid down; decreed, ordained, ruled, adjudged, ordered, commanded; pronounced, proclaimed, authorized, enacted, established; exacted, demanded, required, imperative, requisite; constrained, obliged, necessitated. n 2.… …

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  • 18 prescript — pre·script …

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  • 19 prescript — pre•script adj. [[t]prɪˈskrɪpt, ˈpri skrɪpt[/t]] n. [[t]ˈpri skrɪpt[/t]] adj. 1) prescribed 2) something prescribed, as a rule, precept, or order • Etymology: 1425–75; < L praescrīptus, ptp. of praescrībere to prescribe …

    From formal English to slang

  • 20 prescript — adjective /prəˈskrɪpt/ (say pruh skript), /ˈpri / (say pree ) 1. prescribed. –noun /ˈpriskrɪpt/ (say preeskript) 2. that which is prescribed; a rule; a regulation. {Latin praescriptum, noun use of past participle, (thing) prescribed} …

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