that is prescribed
Origin of prescriptClassical Latin praescriptus, past participle of praescribere: see prescribe
something prescribed; direction; rule
Origin of prescriptL praescriptum < praescriptus
Something prescribed, especially a rule or regulation of conduct.
Having been established as a rule; prescribed.
Origin of prescriptFrom Middle English prescribed from Latin praescrīptum neuter past participle of praescrībere to order, prescribe ; see prescribe .
- Directed; prescribed.
Latin praescriptum: compare Old French prescript.