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mind-altering

[mahynd-awl-ter-ing] /ˈmaɪndˌɔl tər ɪŋ/
adjective
1.
causing marked changes in patterns of mood and behavior, as a hallucinogenic drug.
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Examples for mind-altering
  • Chemical dependency is an addiction to and compulsive use of any mind-altering drug, including alcohol.
  • The vapors produce mind-altering, and sometimes disastrous, effects.
  • Inhalants include a variety of products that produce breathable chemical vapors that can have mind-altering effects.
  • Inhalants are chemical vapors that produce mind-altering effects when users inhale them by sniffing or snorting.
mind-altering in Medicine

mind-altering adj.
Producing mood changes or distorted perceptions; hallucinogenic.

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