Definitions and translations for "prescribe"

Definition of prescribe

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1. To order (a drug or medical device) for use by a particular patient.
The doctor prescribed aspirin.
2. To specify as a required procedure or ritual; to lay down authoritatively as a guide, direction, or rule of action.
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English - English - prescribe

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v. write an order form for medication; order remedies or treatment (about a doctor); recommend, advise
v. prescribe, write an order form for medication; order remedies or treatment (about a doctor); recommend, advise

English - Spanish - prescribe

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v. prescribir, dictar, formular, hacer una receta, recetar; vencerse; establecer una norma, fijar una norma

English - French - prescribe

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v. prescrire; ordonner; conseiller

English - German - prescribe

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v. verschreiben (Arztrezept); verordnen (Arzt); vorschreiben

English - Indonesian - prescribe

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v. menetapkan, menentukan, menyuruh, mengharuskan untuk memakai, menulis resep obat, memberi resep

English - Italian - prescribe

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v. prescrivere, stabilire, ordinare

English - Polish - prescribe

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v. nakazać, lek: przepisać lek, przepisać, zalecać, określić, ordynować, zaordynować, dyktować, podyktować, zaaplikować, nakazywać, określać

English - Portuguese - prescribe

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v. prescrever (prescrição médica); medicar; aconselhar

English - Romanian - prescribe

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v. prescrie, recomanda, invalida, da reţete

English - Russian - prescribe

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г. предписывать, прописывать, прописывать лекарство, приобретать право по давности владения

English - Turkish - prescribe

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f. ilaç yazmak (doktor), reçete yazmak, emretmek, buyurmak, zaman aşımına uğramak, zaman aşımı ile hak kazanmak

English - Ukrainian - prescribe

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v. приписувати, прописувати, посилатися на втрату права, призначати

English - Dutch - prescribe

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ww. voorschrijven, voorschrift : voorschriften geven

English - Greek - prescribe

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ρήμ. διατάσσω φάρμακο, ορίζω, παραγράφω, υπαγορεύω, διαγράφω πορείαν

English - Arabic - prescribe

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‏وصف علاجا، دون علاجا، حدد، أمر، سقط الحق بمرور الزمان، ألزم، كتب‏

English - Chinese - prescribe

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(动) 规定, 指定; 嘱咐; 开, 为...开; 使失效; 规定, 指定; 给医嘱; 开药方; 要求

English - Chinese - prescribe

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(動) 規定, 指定; 囑咐; 開, 為...開; 使失效; 規定, 指定; 給醫囑; 開藥方; 要求

English - Hindi - prescribe

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v. हुक्म देना, आज्ञा देना, हुक्म चलाना, नुसख़ा लिखना

English - Japanese - prescribe

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(動) 処方箋を書く; (医師が)指示する; 忠告する

English - Korean - prescribe

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동. 약을 처방하다; 치료를 명령하다, 치료를 지시하다 ( 의사가); 추천하다, 조언하다

English - Vietnamese - prescribe

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v. truyền lịnh, chỉ định, qui định
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Synonyms for prescribe
devote: persevere, dedicate, work at, apply, allot, appropriate, assign
Verb forms for prescribe
Present participle: prescribing
Present: prescribe (3.person: prescribes)
Past: prescribed
Future: will prescribe
Present conditional: would prescribe
Present Perfect: have prescribed (3.person: has prescribed)
Past Perfect: had prescribed
Future Perfect: will have prescribed
Past conditional: would have prescribed