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prescribed adj
1 set down as a rule or guide
2 fixed or established especially by order or command; "at the time appointed (or the appointed time") [syn: appointed, decreed, ordained]
3 conforming to set usage, procedure, or discipline; "in prescribed order" [syn: official]
4 formally laid down or imposed; "positive laws" [syn: positive]

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  1. past of prescribe

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