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British English: prescribe /prɪˈskraɪb/ VERB
If a doctor prescribes treatment, he or she states what medicine or treatment a patient should have.
The physician examines the patient and prescribes medication.
- American English: prescribe
- Arabic: يَصِفُ الطَّبِيبُ عِلاجَاً
- Brazilian Portuguese: receitar
- Chinese: 开处方
- Croatian: propisati
- Czech: předepsat
- Danish: ordinere
- Dutch: voorschrijven
- European Spanish: prescribir
- Finnish: määrätä lääkettä
- French: prescrire
- German: verschreiben
- Greek: συνταγογραφώ
- Italian: prescrivere
- Japanese: 処方する
- Korean: 처방하다
- Norwegian: foreskrive
- Polish: zalecić
- European Portuguese: receitar
- Romanian: a prescrie
- Russian: предписывать
- Latin American Spanish: prescribir
- Swedish: förskriva
- Thai: สั่งจ่ายยา
- Turkish: ilaç yazmak
- Ukrainian: призначати
- Vietnamese: kê thuốc
Definition of prescribe from the Collins English Dictionary
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