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Drug

Meanings and phrases

drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a substance that is used as a medicine or narcotic

drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. administer a drug to; dose
  2. use recreational drugs; do drugs

Drug Enforcement Administration

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. federal agency responsible for enforcing laws and regulations governing narcotics and controlled substances; goal is to immobilize drug trafficking organizations; Drug Enforcement Agency; DEA

Drug Enforcement Agency

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. federal agency responsible for enforcing laws and regulations governing narcotics and controlled substances; goal is to immobilize drug trafficking organizations; Drug Enforcement Administration; DEA

Food and Drug Administration

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a federal agency in the Department of Health and Human Services established to regulate the release of new foods and health-related products; FDA

United Nations Office for Drug Control and Crime Prevention

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an agency of the United Nations that promotes drug control and crime prevention; DCCP

abortion-inducing drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a drug (or other chemical agent) that causes abortion; abortifacient; aborticide

adrenergic drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. drug that has the effects of epinephrine; adrenergic

anovulatory drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a contraceptive in the form of a pill containing estrogen and progestin to inhibit ovulation and so prevent conception; pill; birth control pill; contraceptive pill; oral contraceptive pill; oral contraceptive; anovulant

anti-impotence drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. drug to treat impotence attributable to erectile dysfunction; virility drug
n.
  1. a medicine intended to reduce inflammation; anti-inflammatory

antianxiety drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a tranquilizer used to relieve anxiety and reduce tension and irritability; minor tranquilizer; minor tranquillizer; minor tranquilliser; anxiolytic; anxiolytic drug
n.
  1. a drug used to treat an abnormal heart rhythm; antiarrhythmic; antiarrhythmic medication
n.
  1. any drug that destroys bacteria or inhibits their growth; antibacterial; bactericide

antibiotic drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a chemical substance derivable from a mold or bacterium that can kill microorganisms and cure bacterial infections; antibiotic
n.
  1. a substance that opposes or blocks the action of acetylcholine; anticholinergic
n.
  1. a drug used to treat or prevent convulsions (as in epilepsy); anticonvulsant; antiepileptic; antiepileptic drug
n.
  1. any of a class of drugs used to treat depression; often have undesirable side effects; antidepressant
n.
  1. a drug used to treat diabetes mellitus; antidiabetic
n.
  1. a drug used to control or stop diarrhea; antidiarrheal
n.
  1. a drug that limits the formation of urine; antidiuretic

antiemetic drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a drug that prevents or alleviates nausea and vomiting; antiemetic
n.
  1. a drug used to treat or prevent convulsions (as in epilepsy); anticonvulsant; anticonvulsant drug; antiepileptic
n.
  1. a drug that reduces high blood pressure; antihypertensive
n.
  1. a medicinal drug used to prevent or treat malaria; antimalarial
n.
  1. any of several drugs that control or kill neoplastic cells; used in chemotherapy to kill cancer cells; all have unpleasant side effects that may include nausea and vomiting and hair loss and suppression of bone marrow function; antineoplastic; cancer drug
n.
  1. a medicinal drug used to fight diseases (like malaria) that are caused by protozoa; antiprotozoal
n.
  1. tranquilizer used to treat psychotic conditions when a calming effect is desired; major tranquilizer; major tranquillizer; major tranquilliser; antipsychotic agent; antipsychotic; neuroleptic drug; neuroleptic agent; neuroleptic

antiviral drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any drug that destroys viruses; antiviral; antiviral agent

anxiolytic drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a tranquilizer used to relieve anxiety and reduce tension and irritability; minor tranquilizer; minor tranquillizer; minor tranquilliser; antianxiety drug; anxiolytic

astringent drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a drug that causes contraction of body tissues and canals; astringent; styptic

ataractic drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a drug used to reduce stress or tension without reducing mental clarity; tranquilizer; tranquillizer; tranquilliser; antianxiety agent; ataractic agent; ataractic

brand-name drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a drug that has a trade name and is protected by a patent (can be produced and sold only by the company holding the patent); proprietary drug

cancer drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any of several drugs that control or kill neoplastic cells; used in chemotherapy to kill cancer cells; all have unpleasant side effects that may include nausea and vomiting and hair loss and suppression of bone marrow function; antineoplastic; antineoplastic drug

club drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a controlled substance that is usually taken by young people at dance clubs and raves

consciousness-altering drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a drug that can produce mood changes and distorted perceptions; psychoactive drug; mind-altering drug; psychoactive substance

cytotoxic drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any drug that has a toxic effect on cells; commonly used in chemotherapy to inhibit the proliferation of cancerous cells

designer drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a psychoactive drug deliberately synthesized to avoid anti-drug laws; mimics the effects of a banned drug; law was revised in 1986 to ban designer drugs
E.g.
  • They raid a manufacturing plant of Nuke, a new designer drug that plagues Detroit.
  • CUMYL-PEGACLONE CUMYL-PEGACLONE (SGT-151) is a gamma-carboline based synthetic cannabinoid that has been sold as a designer drug.
  • Trip City Trip City is a novel set in the underground world of London nightclubs and concerns a fictional designer drug called FX.

diuretic drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any substance that tends to increase the flow of urine, which causes the body to get rid of excess water; diuretic; water pill

drug abuse

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. excessive use of drugs; substance abuse; habit
E.g.
  • The despair he felt led him into alcohol and drug abuse.
  • While she seeks fame, she destroys herself through drug abuse.
  • Another use of LTP is in drug abuse.

drug addict

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a narcotics addict; junkie; junky
E.g.
  • He visits another ex-cop, Rojack, who has become a drug addict.
  • Later that year, Flockhart starred in "Jane Doe" as a drug addict.
  • For example, it is seriously disputed that Poe really was a drug addict.

drug addiction

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an addiction to a drug (especially a narcotic drug); white plague
E.g.
  • Brody then tells her about his drug addiction.
  • 's alcoholism and Emily's drug addiction.
  • Ruffin first sought treatment for his drug addiction in 1967.

drug baron

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a person who controls an organization dealing in illegal drugs; drug lord

drug bust

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. seizure of illegal drugs by the police; drugs bust

drug cartel

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an illicit cartel formed to control the production and distribution of narcotic drugs
E.g.
  • In Verdun, Quebec, Dany runs an illegal drug cartel.
  • A note written by a drug cartel was found near his body.
  • They are aided by an undercover agent within Cota's drug cartel.

drug cocktail

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a combination of protease inhibitors taken with reverse transcriptase inhibitors; used in treating AIDS and HIV; highly active antiretroviral therapy; HAART

drug company

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a company that makes and sells pharmaceuticals; pharmaceutical company; pharma

drug dealer

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an unlicensed dealer in illegal drugs; pusher; drug peddler; peddler; drug trafficker
E.g.
  • It was then that he resorted to becoming a drug dealer.
  • He also played Dante the drug dealer in "1-800-Justice".
  • The drug dealer goes outside and is killed.

drug lord

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a person who controls an organization dealing in illegal drugs; drug baron
E.g.
  • Chris' friend tries to talk him into robbing Diego Garcia, a powerful drug lord.
  • He also said that the drug lord would ask his victims how they wanted to be killed.
  • The first Cairn drug lord killed is Kanis-Biz, father of Bek's estranged wife, Marij'n Bek.

drug of abuse

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a drug that is taken for nonmedicinal reasons (usually for mind-altering effects); drug abuse can lead to physical and mental damage and (with some substances) dependence and addiction; street drug

drug peddler

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an unlicensed dealer in illegal drugs; pusher; peddler; drug dealer; drug trafficker

drug traffic

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. traffic in illegal drugs; drug trafficking; narcotraffic

drug trafficker

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an unlicensed dealer in illegal drugs; pusher; drug peddler; peddler; drug dealer
E.g.
  • But in spite of his misery Mat hesitates to become a drug trafficker.
  • The series stars Javier Rey as Sito Miñanco, an infamous Galician drug trafficker.
  • Dillon Wagner, an amateur drug trafficker, emerges from a coma and tries to figure out how he ended up in a hospital.
n.
  1. traffic in illegal drugs; drug traffic; narcotraffic
E.g.
  • The house was widely known for drug trafficking.
  • The state of Michoacan has been a "hot spot" in drug trafficking.
  • Meanwhile, connections to drug trafficking were evident at the compound.

drug user

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a person who takes drugs; substance abuser; user
E.g.
  • "He's not a steroid user or a drug user.
  • Higgins was a heavy drug user during his childhood and teens.
  • I have never, and can never, see the drug user as a 'criminal'.

drug war

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. conflict between law enforcement and those who deal in illegal drugs
E.g.
  • Journalists have been killed every year since the drug war began.
  • For example, "El Mañana" has stopped its coverage of the drug war.
  • He was best known for his reports on the Mexican drug war and drug trafficking.

drug withdrawal

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the termination of drug taking; withdrawal
n.
  1. therapy that uses a local electric current to introduce the ions of a medicine into the tissues; iontophoresis; ionic medication; iontotherapy; EMDA

ethical drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a drug that is available only with written instructions from a doctor or dentist to a pharmacist; prescription drug; prescription; prescription medicine

fertility drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a drug used to increase a woman's fertility

fixed-combination drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. drug containing fixed amounts of two or more ingredients

forget me drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. street names for flunitrazepan; R-2; Mexican valium; rophy; rope; roofy; roach; circle

gateway drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a habit-forming drug that is not addictive but its use may lead to the use of other addictive drugs

generic drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. when the patent protection for a brand-name drug expires generic versions of the drug can be offered for sale if the FDA agrees
n.
  1. a psychoactive drug that induces hallucinations or altered sensory experiences; hallucinogen; psychedelic drug; psychodelic drug

hard drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a narcotic that is considered relatively strong and likely to cause addiction

hug drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. street names for methylenedioxymethamphetamine; Adam; ecstasy; XTC; go; disco biscuit; cristal; X
n.
  1. a drug that lowers the body's normal immune response; immunosuppressant; immunosuppressor; immunosuppressive drug; immunosuppressive
n.
  1. a drug that lowers the body's normal immune response; immunosuppressant; immunosuppressor; immunosuppressive; immune suppressant drug

medicinal drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease; medicine; medication; medicament
n.
  1. a drug that can produce mood changes and distorted perceptions; psychoactive drug; consciousness-altering drug; psychoactive substance

miotic drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a drug that causes miosis (constriction of the pupil of the eye); myotic drug; miotic; myotic

mydriatic drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a drug that causes the pupil of the eye to dilate; used to aid eye examinations; mydriatic

myotic drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a drug that causes miosis (constriction of the pupil of the eye); miotic drug; miotic; myotic
n.
  1. tranquilizer used to treat psychotic conditions when a calming effect is desired; major tranquilizer; major tranquillizer; major tranquilliser; antipsychotic drug; antipsychotic agent; antipsychotic; neuroleptic agent; neuroleptic
n.
  1. an anti-inflammatory drug that does not contain steroids; nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory; NSAID
n.
  1. a class of antidepressant drugs that are not tricyclic drugs and do not act by inhibiting MAO; nontricyclic; nontricyclic drug; nontricyclic antidepressant
n.
  1. a class of antidepressant drugs that are not tricyclic drugs and do not act by inhibiting MAO; nontricyclic; nontricyclic antidepressant; nontricyclic antidepressant drug
n.
  1. a drug that is sold without a prescription; over-the-counter medicine

oxytocic drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a drug that induces labor by stimulating contractions of the muscles of the uterus; oxytocic
n.
  1. a drug that is available only with written instructions from a doctor or dentist to a pharmacist; prescription; prescription medicine; ethical drug
E.g.
  • Bicalutamide is a prescription drug.
  • In 2011, Harding went to rehab for alcohol and prescription drug abuse.
  • Ranitidine was introduced in 1981, and was the world's biggest-selling prescription drug by 1987.
n.
  1. a drug that has a trade name and is protected by a patent (can be produced and sold only by the company holding the patent); brand-name drug
n.
  1. a psychoactive drug that induces hallucinations or altered sensory experiences; hallucinogen; hallucinogenic drug; psychodelic drug
n.
  1. a drug that can produce mood changes and distorted perceptions; mind-altering drug; consciousness-altering drug; psychoactive substance

psychodelic drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a psychoactive drug that induces hallucinations or altered sensory experiences; hallucinogen; hallucinogenic drug; psychedelic drug
n.
  1. a narcotic drug that is used only occasionally and is claimed to be nonaddictive
E.g.
  • In many countries, cocaine is a popular recreational drug.
  • He refrains from recreational drug use.
  • Ketamine, a dissociative anesthetic, is sometimes used as a recreational drug.

sedative drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a drug that reduces excitability and calms a person; sedative; depressant; downer
n.
  1. a sedative that depresses activity of the central nervous system and reduces anxiety and induces sleep; sedative-hypnotic

soft drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a drug of abuse that is considered relatively mild and not likely to cause addiction

statin drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a medicine that lowers blood cholesterol levels by inhibiting HMG-CoA reductase; lipid-lowering medicine; lipid-lowering medication; statin

stimulant drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a drug that temporarily quickens some vital process; stimulant; excitant

street drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a drug that is taken for nonmedicinal reasons (usually for mind-altering effects); drug abuse can lead to physical and mental damage and (with some substances) dependence and addiction; drug of abuse

sulfa drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. antibacterial consisting of any of several synthetic organic compounds capable of inhibiting the growth of bacteria that require PABA; sulfa; sulpha; sulfonamide
n.
  1. an antidepressant drug that acts by blocking the reuptake of norepinephrine and serotonin and thus making more of those substances available to act on receptors in the brain; tricyclic; tricyclic antidepressant

truth drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an intravenous anesthetic drug that has a hypnotic effect; induces relaxation and weakens inhibitions; is believed to induce people to talk freely; truth serum

virility drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. drug to treat impotence attributable to erectile dysfunction; anti-impotence drug

drug use

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • However, his drug use eventually gets him fired.
  • The song paints an unflattering picture of hard drug use.
  • His wife, Lauren Fisher, called his drug use body hacking.

drug trade

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • However his knowledge of the drug trade would sometimes come in handy.
  • Crestmont saw a rise in crime in the 1980s due to the illegal drug trade.
  • He encouraged everyone not to buy in the black market and fight against Illegal drug trade.

drug dealers

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Targets are drug dealers and other criminal elements.
  • Christ also released a defendant who was one of his alleged drug dealers.
  • Soo-jin joins his crackdown on drug dealers, and the two start to fall in love.

drug test

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The ATP dropped the failed drug test as a warning.
  • He gets them the drug test documents.
  • On May 21, 2017, it was reported that Briggs had failed a drug test.

drug and alcohol

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • K wing is a drug and alcohol detox unit for 22 prisoners.
  • A wing provides drug and alcohol support for 134 prisoners.
  • The recovery houses use a 12-step program to rehabilitate drug and alcohol addicts.

drug overdose

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Police originally considered her death a drug overdose.
  • In 1968, she died from a drug overdose.
  • Nineteen months later, August 4, 1962, Monroe died of a likely drug overdose.

illegal drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In Verdun, Quebec, Dany runs an illegal drug cartel.
  • La Mosquitia is used as a route for illegal drug smuggling.
  • Crestmont saw a rise in crime in the 1980s due to the illegal drug trade.

drug store

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Out of work, Storey launched another drug store.
  • The two of them also worked together at a drug store.
  • In 1975 he built his first drug store in Kirchheim unter Teck.

drug delivery

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Such nanofibrous formats are also useful for tissue engineering and drug delivery.
  • There are many intravenous methods of drug delivery, known as vascular access devices.
  • Her research looks to design biocompatible functional particles for targeted drug delivery.

drug users

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Many youth were hard-core delinquents and drug users.
  • It included serious criminals and drug users.
  • Kampia campaigned to end the arrest of nonviolent drug users.

drug dealing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It is a story about illegal immigration, crime and drug dealing.
  • Eventually Jake fell into the easy money-making system of drug dealing.
  • Eventually being desperate for money led him down the path of drug dealing.

drug addicts

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Lake Eola Park became a haven for prostitutes and drug addicts.
  • Another young couple, Marybeth and Benny, are both drug addicts.
  • He often targeted drug addicts.
E.g.
  • Because of this, many drug traffickers and money launderers utilize banks in Belize.
  • In Naples the Inspector Rizzo, nicknamed "Flatfoot", defeats a gang of drug traffickers.
  • This entices drug traffickers and money launderers who want to utilize the banking system.

drug discovery

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Features of morpheeins can be exploited for drug discovery.
  • He has contributed much to the field of drug discovery and development.
  • In 2002 he was hired by Microbia to lead their antifungal drug discovery efforts.

drug cartels

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It was believed that drug cartels were responsible.
  • It is one of the weapons of choice of Mexican drug cartels.
  • Mexican drug cartels thrive in Atlanta.

new drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Clinical trials showed that the new drug is relatively harmless.
  • He was seen peddling a new drug called "Icarus" throughout the streets of Chinatown.
  • The oxaprozin new drug application (NDA 18-841) was submitted to the FDA on August 10, 1982.
E.g.
  • In 1999, Merck started a drug development program on DPP-4 inhibitors.
  • T98G T98G is a glioblastoma cell line used in brain cancer research and drug development.
  • It focuses on drug development in several areas of medicine, in particular cancer therapy.

drug testing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Cousins attended drug testing in early November with no body hair long enough to sample.
  • In 1986, Reagan's Executive Order 12564 authorized drug testing for all Federal employees.
  • He reports on baseball's drug testing policies before 2002 and the newer policies after 2002.

drug smuggling

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • La Mosquitia is used as a route for illegal drug smuggling.
  • Bond goes to Holland to kill an IRA hitman involved in drug smuggling.
  • The region has long been plagued by lawlessness and is notorious for drug smuggling.

drug policy

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • 1989, but through his lawyer challenged the legality of the CBA's drug policy.
  • He continued to write and give presentations on policing and drug policy up to his death.
  • Maher has strong opinions on US drug policy, advocating for the legalization of marijuana.
E.g.
  • On 21 March, Cousins was admitted to drug rehabilitation.
  • The incident took place shortly before Jensen's entry to drug rehabilitation.
  • Online" reported that Patrick had entered a drug rehabilitation facility in New Jersey.

drug treatment

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Sometimes systemic drug treatment is necessary.
  • Management usually consists of multiple debulking surgeries and/or drug treatment.
  • However, a significant proportion of these patients are intractable to drug treatment.

drug possession

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He also later spent time in prison for drug possession .
  • He was arrested for drug possession and refusing to submit to a blood test.
  • He was later also charged with drug possession and two counts of kidnapping.

alcohol and drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The despair he felt led him into alcohol and drug abuse.
  • The album mostly consists of songs about decline due to alcohol and drug abuse.
  • A week later he flew to the Gold Coast for a three-day alcohol and drug binge during Schoolies week.

drug used

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Semustine Semustine is a drug used in chemotherapy.
  • Ortataxel Ortataxel is a drug used in chemotherapy.
  • Etoglucid Etoglucid is a drug used in chemotherapy.

drug resistance

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Additionally, drug resistance can be acquired through epigenetic mechanisms.
  • The problem of drug resistance in malaria has driven efforts to develop vaccines.
  • The plague bacterium could develop drug resistance and again become a major health threat.

drug charges

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He was arrested again in June 2006, on drug charges.
  • Bond was arrested and indicted on Federal drug charges.
  • Uptown broke up in 2000 after several group members were arrested on drug charges.

drug lords

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He was among Mexico's most-wanted drug lords.
  • He was also considered one of Mexico's most-wanted drug lords.
  • He was widely regarded as one of the most violent drug lords operating in Mexico.

drug tests

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Further drug tests returned positive for EPO and HGH.
  • These compounds may produce positive results for amphetamine on drug tests.
  • Failure to pass scheduled or random drug tests can result in ineligibility.

illicit drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • By 2006, the cartel sought to control most illicit drug sells.
  • Senator Ernesto Sanz criticized that it did not mention the high inflation, crime rates and illicit drug trade.
  • Murray in August 2018 returned a positive test for a matchday positive for an illicit drug, believed to be cocaine.

illegal drug trade

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Crestmont saw a rise in crime in the 1980s due to the illegal drug trade.
  • Today, espionage agencies target the illegal drug trade and terrorists as well as state actors.
  • Prostitution and the illegal drug trade (including the overt sale and use of illegal drugs) was common along the street.

drug deal

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Macbeth leads Duncan's gang to a drug deal with Macdonwald and his men.
  • Renny's drug deal goes wrong, and he is shot dead, leaving Cruz distraught.
  • Both worlds collide when the drug deal stumbles into the imploding stag weekend.

drug companies

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • However, this rule failed to motivate many drug companies to conduct additional pediatric drug trials.
  • But those colleagues can be in the pay of drug companies – often undisclosed – and the journals are too.
  • ICI and Glaxo licensed three “brand name” drug companies to make and sell the drug in finished form only.

drug problems

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Baseball has been taken to task for turning a blind eye to its drug problems.
  • Due to drug problems within the band, they were forced to cancel an Australian tour.
  • He recovered from his drug problems and started his own surf school on Oahu's North Shore.

drug stores

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Mostly, grocery and drug stores offer e-coupon services in loyalty program events.
  • The company's products are often sold at discount and drug stores, but rarely in other markets.
  • Students from Livingston College joined in the movement as well, and went to Salisbury drug stores to sit-in.

such as drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The show featured officers within Homeland Security, who fought various crimes such as drug trafficking.
  • Storylines focussed on tackling 'issues', such as drug dealers, eco-warriors, religious cults, and a transsexual woman.
  • The novels frequently deal with some of the major issues of modern Spain such as drug trafficking or the relationship of religion and politics.

involved in drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Bond goes to Holland to kill an IRA hitman involved in drug smuggling.
  • Diplomats and officials involved in drug smuggling have benefited from diplomatic immunity.
  • Flunitrazepam is a drug that is frequently involved in drug intoxication, including overdose.
E.g.
  • After leaving the force, Riley became an international drug smuggler.
  • Bush was assigned by Reagan to chair two special task forces, one on deregulation and one on international drug smuggling.
  • The international drug control system is overseen by the United Nations General Assembly and UN Economic and Social Council.

orphan drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • US FDA designated Pexa-Vec as an orphan drug.
  • APO200 gained orphan drug status from the FDA in February 2006.
  • Belinostat has been granted orphan drug and fast track designation by the FDA.

drug therapy

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Another intriguing approach being tested is that of drug therapy.
  • The mainstay of drug therapy for PEA is epinephrine (adrenaline) 1 mg every 3–5 minutes.
  • After treatment, drug therapy is usually continued, and some patients receive maintenance ECT.

drug money

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This is not drug money.
  • Skyler also promises to continue laundering Walt's drug money as long as the children stay away.
  • The scheme was based upon a Ponzi Pyramid; and it is alleged that drug money laundering was also involved.

local drug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The film is about two teenage boys from Helsinki who owe money to a local drug dealer.
  • Little Melvin, a local drug dealer, makes a large bet, defies expectations and hits the number.
  • He decides to help her kick the habit and fight the local drug mafia responsible for her condition.

drug problem

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Crystal meth seeping across the border from North Korea has led to a drug problem.
  • Male gamblers were more likely to report a drug problem or being arrested on account of gambling.
  • "Government officials in a majority of U.S. counties now report that meth is their counties’ most serious drug problem.

drug design

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E.g.
  • Loteprednol etabonate was developed using retrometabolic drug design.
  • In turn, this has medical applications to rational drug design, through the field of molecular dynamics.
  • He is known for his work on protein-protein interactions, protein engineering and structure-based drug design.

drug kingpin

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  • Ayman Saied Joumaa Ayman Saied Joumaa is a Colombian/Lebanese national and alleged drug kingpin.
  • Ramon Cota (Billy Drago) is a wealthy and powerful drug kingpin who controls the cocaine industry with an iron fist.
  • An unnamed U.S. official said that Treviño Morales may have been the man who fired the bullet that killed the drug kingpin.

other drug

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  • Plasmids responsible for ESBL production frequently carry genes encoding resistance to other drug classes (for example, aminoglycosides).
  • It is typically combined with a proton-pump inhibitor (such as omeprazole) and a macrolide antibiotic (such as clarithromycin); other drug combinations are also effective.
  • However, unlike other drug control laws, "possession and use" together will be subject to control, whereas the Cannabis Control Law can not punish for "cannabis use only".

against drug

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E.g.
  • She also recorded public service announcements against drug driving and drug use in 1989.
  • She also founded "To Be Number One Project" to campaign against drug usage among teenagers.
  • Since December 2006 the Mexican government initiated a drug war against drug trafficking in Mexico.

drug laws

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  • All three were arrested and charged with five separate violations of federal drug laws.
  • It is argued that as with alcohol, sobriety is the only safe alternative, and existing drug laws should be enforced.
  • Other state and local governments ask law enforcement agencies to limit enforcement of drug laws with respect to cannabis.
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  • The risk of drug interactions is increased with polypharmacy.
  • Induction or inhibition of these enzymes can cause drug interactions.
  • As such, estetrol is expected to harbor a low risk for drug interactions.
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