Definitions for narcotics
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U.S. National Library of Medicine
Agents that induce NARCOSIS. This term is considered outdated due to imprecision but continues to be widely used. Originally, agents that caused somnolence or induced sleep (STUPOR); now, any derivative, natural or synthetic, of OPIUM or MORPHINE or any substance that has their effects. Narcotics are potent inducers of ANALGESIA and OPIOID-RELATED DISORDERS.
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Time rushes toward us with its hospital tray of infinitely varied narcotics, even while it is preparing us for its inevitably fatal operation.
He's going to be hurting for the next week or 10 days. It will take a while to bounce back, so he's going to be on pain medications, narcotics.
We don't want to make enemies with any country, but we are fighting narcotics whose impacts are horrific, especially in Indonesia, sAVE OUR BOYS.
It’s common to find the narcotics bales have been weighted so they sink when they’re thrown overboard, it’s part of the cat-and-mouse game.
Self-pity is easily the most destructive of the nonpharmaceutical narcotics it is addictive, gives momentary pleasure and separates the victim from reality.
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