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superscription

 [soo″per-skrip´shun]
something written above; the symbol ℞ or prescription sign (“take thou”), which is the first of four chief parts of a drug prescription.

su·per·scrip·tion

(sū'pĕr-skrip'shŭn),
The beginning of a prescription, consisting of the injunction, recipe, take, usually denoted by the sign Rx.
[L. super-scribo, pp. -scriptus, to write on or over]

superscription

/su·per·scrip·tion/ (-skrip´shun) the heading of a prescription, i.e., the symbol ℞ or the word Recipe, meaning “take.”

superscription

(so͞o′pər-skrĭp′shən)
n.
The part of a prescription that bears the Latin word recipe represented by the symbol ℞.

su·per·scrip·tion

(sū'pĕr-skrip'shŭn)
The beginning of a prescription, consisting of the injunction recipe, (L., take), usually denoted by the sign Rx.

prescription

signed, written formula for a medicinal preparation, made out by a designated practitioner, and consisting of:
  • inscription names and amounts of drugs ordered

  • signature dose and times of dosing

  • subscription designated drug form

  • superscription recipient details

su·per·scrip·tion

(sū'pĕr-skrip'shŭn)
Beginning of a prescription, consisting of injunction, recipe, take, usually denoted by sign Rx.

superscription

something written above; the first of four chief parts of a drug prescription, the - prescription sign ('Take thou').
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Shakespeare's As You Like It is cited in the superscription to Chapter 5 of this book and the verses quoted sum up perfectly the pathology of the deniers:
where superscription cb denotes our country of interest (Czech Republic or Bulgaria) and eu the respective benchmark (European Union).
Faith and works should now be seen as two sides of the same coin (of justification) on which the superscription is the Trinity: God the creator, Christ our redeemer and "the Holy Spirit, who renews our hearts while equipping us and calling us to good works.
Thus, many Psalms bear a superscription indicating the circumstances which evoked this particular composition.
some People are so ignorant, especially in the Country, as to think London, Westminster, and Southwark, is all London, because contiguous to one another; which is a grand Mistake; for if you should send a Letter to a Friend in King-Street, which is in Westminster, but write at the bottom of the Superscription, London; how should the Postman know, whether you mean King-street by Guildhall, King-street on Great Tower-hill, King-street in Spittle Fields, King-street in Prince's street near St.
In "Letter of a Mother" the boy has gone to college, and "ascends the darkened stair" to his upstairs room to read, or reread, the letter from home: "The son, defined upon the superscription,/Inherits now his cubicled domain.
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I ventured to suggest in reply that as the town of Calgary has at present no municipal arms and motto, it should adopt a design showing a cowboy wrestling with a travelling commissioner appropriately attired as a angel, with the superscription, 'I will not let thee go except thou bless me.
5) Indeed, the Talmud (TB Menahot 43b) links the psalm's superscription with the covenant of circumcision:
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In other words, without recognising the logic of encompassment in the Festival, the superscription is "legible" only to the state.
Each superscription forms a block of indented text, set above and slightly apart from the rest of the epistle in the same manner in which addresses are arranged in surviving personal letters from this period.