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English definition of “cocaine”

cocaine

noun [U] uk   /kəʊˈkeɪn/ /kə-/ us    /koʊ-/
a drug used in medicine to prevent pain and also used illegally, often in the form of a white powder that is breathed in through the noseSpecific types of drugDrugs - general wordsSpecific medicines and drugsSpecific medicines and drugsSpecific types of drug
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