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heroin

noun [U] uk   /ˈher.əʊ.ɪn/ us    /-oʊ-/
a powerful illegal drug: Heroin is obtained from morphine and is extremely addictive. a heroin addict She died from a heroin overdose.
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in Korean 헤로인…
in Arabic هيروين…
in French héroïne…
in Turkish eroin…
in Italian eroina…
in Chinese (Traditional) 海洛因…
in Russian героин…
in Polish heroina…
in Spanish heroína…
in Portuguese heroína…
in German das Heroin…
in Catalan heroïna…
in Japanese ヘロイン(違法薬物の1つ)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 海洛因…
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