Definitions of "prescriptive"
  1. Used to offer a rule or direction
  2. Established or acquired based on an accepted lawful or customary action
How to use "prescriptive" in a sentence
  1. The prescriptive ordinance of the city had been in effect for many years.
  2. Their prescriptive rights were based on long-term usage of the property.
  3. A prescriptive approach to the legal problem was preferred to find a solution.

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