As a verb prescribe
is to order (a drug or medical device) for use by a particular patient.
As a noun canonicals is
* The pronunciation with the stressed first syllable is normally used only when added distinction from (proscribe) is required.
To order (a drug or medical device) for use by a particular patient.
To specify as a required procedure or ritual; to lay down authoritatively as a guide, direction, or rule of action.
- The doctor prescribed aspirin.
- Prescribe not us our duties.
- Let streams prescribe their fountains where to run.
The dress prescribed by canon to be worn by a clergyman when officiating.