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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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Every sport is under the microscope and jockeys are no exception and they would not want to be riding under the influence of any mind-altering drug or drink.
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It's a mind-altering drug, and eventually the mind is no longer the same.
Ritalin is a mind-altering drug like speed;' Don't give Ritalin to your children because they get hooked on it.
The cannabis available on Britain's streets can be up to 10 times more potent than the cannabis of the 1960s, and experts claim it is a mind-altering drug which, over time, ravages the brain.
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Dubai: Two men denied in court on Thursday the charge of possessing around 295,000 pills of a mind-altering drug, to distribute to others.
Summary: A prison inmate who was released after serving his jail term on drug use charge was once again handed a one-year jail term by the court of appeals on Tuesday after he tested positive for consuming a mind-altering drug.
The law inflicts a minimum jail penalty of one year up to a maximum of three years imprisonment on a drug user, or against whoever uses any material, a drug plant or a mind-altering drug which are unlisted in the drugs table of the federal anti-narcotics law of the UAE.
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