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  • 1 prescribed — index arrested (checked), boiler plate, certain (specific), fixed (settled), juridical, legal …

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  • 2 prescribed — The term given to the fact that the information is in a directive issued by the Superintendent of Bankruptcy. (Dictionary of Canadian Bankruptcy Terms) United Glossary of Bankruptcy Terms 2012 …

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  • 3 Prescribed — Prescribe Pre*scribe , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Prescribed}; p. pr & vb. n. {Prescribing}.] [L. praescribere, praescriptum; prae before + scriebe to write. See {Scribe}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To lay down authoritatively as a guide, direction, or rule of …

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  • 4 prescribed — See required. See required, prescribed …

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  • 5 prescribed — adj. Prescribed is used with these nouns: ↑limit, ↑medication …

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  • 6 prescribed — pre|scribed [prıˈskraıbd] adj decided by a rule ▪ All schools must follow the prescribed curriculum …

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  • 7 prescribed — pre|scribed [ prı skraıbd ] adjective decided by a law or rule: The level of toxic chemicals was within the prescribed limits …

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  • 8 prescribed — adjective decided by a rule: a prescribed number of hours …

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  • 9 prescribed — un·prescribed; …

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  • 10 prescribed — UK [prɪˈskraɪbd] / US adjective decided by a law or a rule The level of toxic chemicals was within the prescribed limits …

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  • 11 prescribed — adjective 1. set down as a rule or guide (Freq. 2) • Similar to: ↑nonarbitrary, ↑unarbitrary 2. fixed or established especially by order or command (Freq. 1) at the time appointed (or the appointed time ) • Syn: ↑ …

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  • 12 prescribed — Synonyms and related words: accepted, authoritative, binding, bound, bounded, canonical, conditioned, confined, conformable, consuetudinary, conventional, copyrighted, cramped, current, customary, dictated, didactic, disciplined, established,… …

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  • 13 prescribed — prɪ skraɪbd adj. recommended, advised; fixed in advance, preordained, set beforehand pre·scribe || prɪ skraɪb v. write an order form for medication; order remedies or treatment (about a doctor); recommend, advise …

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  • 14 prescribed market — A market prescribed by the Treasury in the Prescribed Markets and Qualifying Investments Order (SI 2001/996) (as amended) for the purposes of the market abuse regime. They include any market established under the rules of a UK recognised… …

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  • 15 prescribed processes — Under the Environmental Protection Act 1990, substances are prescribed according to the medium into which they are to be released. Substances to be released into the air are drawn from EC Directive 84/360 on air pollution from industrial plants.… …

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  • 16 prescribed substance — Under the Environmental Protection Act 1990, substances are prescribed according to the medium into which they are to be released. Substances to be released into the air are drawn from EC Directive 84/360 on air pollution from industrial plants.… …

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  • 17 prescribed accounting period — The period by reference to which a taxable person accounts for and pays value added tax in respect of supplies made by it. Generally, a prescribed accounting period is three months ending on the dates notified by HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC),… …

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  • 18 prescribed by law — index lawful, legal Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 19 prescribed code of conduct — index decorum Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 20 prescribed form — index constant, criterion, custom, formality, law, matter of course, policy (plan of action), pract …

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