Meaning of “prescriber” in the English Dictionary

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"prescriber" in British English

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prescribernoun [ C ]

uk /prɪˈskraɪb.ər/ us /prɪˈskraɪ.bɚ/ specialized

anyone in the medical profession who is allowed to prescribe (= to write an order for medicine for a patient )

(Definition of “prescriber” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)