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n. street slang for methamphetamine, a drug in a chrystaline form which supposedly stimulates the senses, is popular with some illicit drug users, and is addictive. It smells bad, has serious unhealthy side effects, and its possession, use and sale without a prescription are all crimes. (See: narcotics, controlled substance)

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This week one of the speed bumps on the stretch had to be repaired.
Cyclists say they had little warning of the speed bumps as they approached the hill.
She is angry that when a new housing development was created in the area, speed bumps were installed on the roads around it and the section of Queens Road running alongside it.
For now they have made a start by putting up warning signs at the side of the bridge with a 10mph speed limit - and building a mountainous speed bump that stands out like a sore thumb.
You've driven over speed bumps before but never one like this.
He said: "Parts are being changed more regularly because of potholes and speed bumps and because manufacturers are making vehicle components lighter, so that better fuel efficiencies can be achieved.
The Muslim family removed the speed bumps but Roushdy rebuilt them, which led to a conflict between the two families that quickly turned deadly.
The speed bumps placed by authorities are enough to keep drivers at a steady pace.
EIGHTEEN speed bumps in just a mile are giving motorists the hump.
Real speed bumps could not be installed in that road because it is unlit, but Neath Port Talbot council's proposed 2D speed bump is an alternative to the 3D one originally planned for the B4434 Lletty Dafydd near Clyne war memorial.
Q I LIVE in an area which is riddled with speed bumps. Why are local councils so keen on these ugly lumps of tarmac?