Medical Definition of prescription
1: a written direction for the preparation, compounding, and administration of a medicine
2: a prescribed remedy
3: a written formula for the grinding of corrective lenses for eyeglasses
4: a written direction for the application of physical therapy measures (as directed exercise or electrotherapy) in cases of injury or disability
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