(of drugs, medication, etc.) legally available for purchase without a doctor's prescription; over-the-counter.
Origin of nonprescription
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Contemporary Examples of nonprescription
The sheriff said a search had turned up no nonprescription drugs, and no unusual amounts of prescription medicines.The Strange and Mysterious Death of Mrs. Jerry Lee Lewis
Richard Ben Cramer
January 11, 2014
Sold legally without a physician's prescription; over-the-counter.
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