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1. Something written above or outside something else.
2. The act of superscribing.
3. The part of a prescription that bears the Latin word recipe represented by the symbol ℞.
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1. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) the act of superscribing
2. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) a superscribed title, address, etc
3. (Pharmacology) the symbol (℞) at the head of a medical prescription, which stands for the Latin word recipe (take)
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su•per•scrip•tion(ˌsu pərˈskrɪp ʃən)
1. the act of superscribing.
2. something superscribed, esp. an address on a letter, parcel, etc.
3. (in prescriptions) the sign ℞, meaning “take.”
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Pharmacy. the part of a prescription with the Latin word recipe, usually represented by the symbol Rx.See also: Remedies
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|Noun||1.||superscription - an inscription written above something else|
|2.||superscription - the activity of superscribing|
inscription - the activity of inscribing (especially carving or engraving) letters or words
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superscription[ˌsuːpəˈskrɪpʃən] N → sobrescrito m
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