prescript

play
adjective pre·script \ˈprē-ˌskript, pri-ˈ\

Definition of prescript

  1. :  prescribed as a rule

prescript

play \ˈprē-ˌskript\ noun

Origin and Etymology of prescript

Middle English, from Latin praescriptus, past participle of praescribere


First Known Use: 15th century

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