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prescribe
used in A Farewell to Arms

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Definition
of a medical doctor:  to give medical instructions — such as writing that a patient should have antibiotics

or:

to recommend — especially with expertise

or:

to require by rule
  • Only if the doctor prescribes it.
    Book Two (8% in)
prescribes = gives medical instructions ordering
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