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  1. Narcotics

    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 This term is considered outdated due to imprecision but continues to be widely used.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.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of narcotics in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of narcotics in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of narcotics in a Sentence

  1. Patricia Deesy:

    When I started out in nursing almost 30 years ago, policy at hospitals was to waste partial doses of narcotics in the sharps containers, these containers would then be incinerated by a company that picked them up when they became full.

  2. Omar Zwak:

    Counter-narcotics police were operating in Rig district in Helmand yesterday when there was an air strike, which resulted in the deaths of a number of policeman.

  3. Nancy Pelosi:

    Reopening embassies lays the foundation for a new, more productive relationship with Cuba that can support and advance key American priorities – including human rights, counter-narcotics cooperation, business opportunities for American companies, migration, family unification, and cultural and faith-based exchanges.

  4. Andrew Rokito:

    As a profession we prescribe too many narcotics for too many patients, barring unusual circumstances, we should be able to get a good handle on patients’ pain after surgery and minimize their opioid use.

  5. Sheriff Will Snyder:

    In all three cases, the evidence, according toOLearys reports, field-tested positive for illegal narcotics and he made an arrest.

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