What does the word prescription mean?

Usage examples for prescription

  1. He said his nerves were bad, and I gave him a prescription for them. – The Circular Staircase by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  2. L'ave it here, said Officer Maher, and he picked it up and carried it behind the prescription counter before she could remonstrate. – The Sherrods by George Barr McCutcheon

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