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prescribes

verb
present tense third-person singular of prescribe

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to give the rules about (something) clearly and exactly
  • in chess, you can move the various pieces only in certain prescribed ways

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“Prescribes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/prescribes. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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