What is the meaning of prescription drug?


  • A drug that is available only with written instructions from a doctor or dentist to a pharmacist.
    • usage: "he told the doctor that he had been taking his prescription regularly"
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APAWordNet. (2010). prescription drug. Retrieved April 26, 2019, from http://smartdefine.org/prescription_drug/definitions/1207037
ChicagoWordNet. 2010. "prescription drug" http://smartdefine.org/prescription_drug/definitions/1207037 (accessed April 26, 2019).
HarvardWordNet 2010, prescription drug, Smart Define, viewed 26 April, 2019, <http://smartdefine.org/prescription_drug/definitions/1207037>.
MLAWordNet. "prescription drug" 23 October 2010. Web. 26 April 2019. <http://smartdefine.org/prescription_drug/definitions/1207037>