opium

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compound that is needed in order to refine opium into heroin acetic anhydride
derivative of opium; used as an antitussive (to relieve coughing) and an analgesic (to relive pain) codeine
English writer who described the psychological effects of addiction to opium (1785-1859) De Quincey , Thomas De Quincey
medicinal powder made essentially of ipecac and opium; formerly used to relieve pain and induce perspiration Dover's powder
fantastic but vain hope (from fantasies induced by the opium pipe) dream , pipe dream
alkaloid medicine (trade name Kavrin) obtained from opium; used to relax smooth muscles; it is nonaddictive Kavrin , papaverine
narcotic consisting of an alcohol solution of opium or any preparation in which opium is the main ingredient laudanum , tincture of opium
opium addiction meconism
alkaloid narcotic drug extracted from opium; a powerful, habit-forming narcotic used to relieve pain morphia , morphine
narcotic drug that contains opium or an opium derivative opiate
addictive narcotic extracted from seed capsules of the opium poppy opium
someone addicted to opium opium addict , opium taker
building where opium is sold and used opium den
southwestern Asian herb with greyish leaves and white or reddish flowers; source of opium opium poppy , Papaver somniferum
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