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No unprescribed drugs for him—no careless overdose, or anything of that sort, no indeed!

WORD ORIGIN

"to write down as a direction," mid-15c., from Latin praescribere "write beforehand" (see prescription). Related: Prescribed; prescribing. Medical sense is from 1580s, probably a back formation from prescription.

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