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 [res´ĭ-pe] (L.)
1. take: used at the head of a prescription, indicated by the symbol ℞.
2. a formula for the preparation of a combination of ingredients.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

rec·i·pe (Rx),

1. The superscription of a prescription, usually indicated by the sign Rx.
2. A prescription or formula.
[L. imperative recipio, to receive]
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A medical prescription.
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1. The superscription of a prescription, usually indicated by the sign Rx.
2. A prescription or formula.
[L. imperative recipio, to receive]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012


Superscription of a prescription, usually indicated by the sign Rx.
[L. imperative recipio, to receive]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012

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Q. Does anybody have good recipes for meals which don't contain gluten?? My 8 year old son has celiac disease. He is really suffering from not being able to eat so many things his brother and his friends can like pizza, pasta, birthday cakes, etc. I'd love him to have his own very tasty meals but I'm havin a hard time finding any recipes. If anyone knows some..

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