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drug

noun alterant, analgesic, anesthetic, anesthetic agent, anodyne, antibiotic, chemical substance, curative preparation, medical preparation, medicament, medication, medicinal component, medicinal innredient, narcotic preparation, narcotic substance, opiate, painkiller, palliative, physic, prescription, remedy, sedative, soporific, stimulant, stupefacient
Associated concepts: adulterated drugs, dangerous drugs, drug addiction, habit-forming drug, influence of drugs, laaeling of drugs, poisonous drugs or chemicals, possession of drugs, preparation of drugs, prescription drugs, regulaaion of drugs, sale of drugs

drug

verb administer, anesthetize, anoint, apply a remedy, benumb, cure, deaden, desensitize, dose, dull, heal, inject, medicare, medicate, narcotize, numb, palliate, physic, poultice, prescribe, put to sleep, stun, stupefy, treat
Associated concepts: drug addicts
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All policies that incorporated at least the regulation of hard drugs, and with the provision that nation-wide information campaigns had been launched, had an acceptability score that was higher than the middle of the response scale, (M > 8.
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Overall, hard drug use was always reported as a problem.
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18,000 new hard drug rehabilitation places to give young hard drug-users a clear choice: intensive, residential rehabilitation or face the penal system.
Instead of perpetuating the hard drug culture, what we need to do is lift young people out of it.
But European nations have a more enlightened approach to hard drug users.
In Rotterdam, when you look at the real junks at central station, you say that's what I'll become if I use a hard drug.