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Prescription vs. Magistral

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Prescriptionnoun

(legal)

Magistraladjective

Pertaining to or befitting a master; authoritative.

Prescriptionnoun

The act of prescribing a rule, law, etc..

Magistraladjective

Sovereign (of a remedy); extremely effective.

Prescriptionnoun

Also called limitation and negative prescription. A time period within which a right must be exercised, unless the right will be extinguished.

Magistraladjective

(pharmacology) Formulated extemporaneously, or for a special case; opposed to officinal, and said of prescriptions and medicines.

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Prescriptionnoun

Also called acquisitive prescription and positive prescription. A time period after which a person who has, in the role of an owner, uninterruptedly, peacefully, and publicly possessed another's property acquires the property. The described process is known as acquisition by prescription and adverse possession.

Magistralnoun

(pharmaceutical drug) A sovereign medicine or remedy.

Prescriptionnoun

A written order, as by a physician or nurse practitioner, for the administration of a medicine or other intervention. See also scrip.

Magistralnoun

(countable) A magistral line.

Prescriptionnoun

(medicine) The prescription medicine or intervention so prescribed.

Magistralnoun

Powdered copper pyrites used in the amalgamation of ores of silver, as at the Spanish mines of Mexico and South America.

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Prescriptionnoun

(ophthalmology) The formal description of the lens geometry needed for spectacles, etc..

Magistraladjective

Pertaining to a master; magisterial; authoritative; dogmatic.

Prescriptionnoun

(linguistics) The act or practice of prescribing norms of language usage. See also prescriptivism.

Magistraladjective

Commanded or prescribed by a magister, esp. by a doctor; hence, effectual; sovereign; as, a magistral sirup.

Prescriptionnoun

(linguistics) An instance of a prescriptive pronouncement.

Magistraladjective

Formulated extemporaneously, or for a special case; - opposed to officinal, and said of prescriptions and medicines.

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Prescriptionnoun

A plan or procedure to obtain a given end result; a recipe.

Magistralnoun

A sovereign medicine or remedy.

Prescriptionadjective

only available with a physician or nurse practitioner's written prescription

‘Many powerful pain killers are prescription drugs in the U.S.’;

Magistralnoun

A magistral line.

Prescriptionnoun

The act of prescribing, directing, or dictating; direction; precept; also, that which is prescribed.

Magistralnoun

Powdered copper pyrites used in the amalgamation of ores of silver, as at the Spanish mines of Mexico and South America.

Prescriptionnoun

A direction of a remedy or of remedies for a disease, and the manner of using them; a medical recipe; also, a prescribed remedy.

Prescriptionnoun

A prescribing for title; the claim of title to a thing by virtue of immemorial use and enjoyment; the right or title acquired by possession had during the time and in the manner fixed by law.

‘That profound reverence for law and prescription which has long been characteristic of Englishmen.’;

Prescriptionnoun

directions prescribed beforehand; the action of prescribing authoritative rules or directions;

‘I tried to follow her prescription for success’;

Prescriptionnoun

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’;

Prescriptionnoun

written instructions for an optician on the lenses for a given person

Prescriptionnoun

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

Prescriptionadjective

available only with a doctor's written prescription;

‘a prescription drug’; ‘nonprescription drugs’; ‘an over-the-counter cold remedy’;

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