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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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They are only available on presciption but the cream is cheap and available from the chemist.
He said the pounds 350 spent in a Cardiff chemist shop was for presciption drugs for an employee who worked in Oman.
Indeed, rather than wading through a considerable amount of intake conversation, much of which would be disguised anyway by the implicit family "rules," the therapeutic team gets the family to act in typical but in most often unstated ways; from the immediate responsive actions of the whole family to the presciption, the team then uses this crucial information to plan its future therapy.
New York--The presciption for reinvigorating a basic bedding department could read: Take "healthy" pillows and mattress pads.
The Medicaid programs in Montana ($127 per year), Pennsylvania ($90 for 6 months), and Wisconsin ($5 per month) reported limits to the presciption drug copayment responsibilities of disabled Medicaid recipients in their States.