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prescription

The loss of rights because of a failure to assert them over a lengthy period of time. This is similar to a statute of limitations, but the time period is not established by statute, but by court interpretation and the particular circumstances of the case.

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PV also helps with presciptions, enabling the doctor to check any medicine being dispensed - the recommended dose, allergy profile, composition and so on - thus avoiding potential errors.
Quantica has had more vet's certificates for non-appearances this season than I have had presciptions and the big question is whether or not he will surprise us all by taking part for the first time in 101 days in the betfair.
By the way of the evolutionary epic, we can redesign our presciptions for spiritual allurement and atonement, and we can revisit questions of ultimate meaning and value.
FREE presciptions are on the way for hundreds of thousands of sufferers of chronic illnesses such as asthma and multiple sclerosis.