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opiate

noun [C] uk   /ˈəʊ.pi.ət/  us   /ˈoʊ-/
a drug that contains opium , especially one that causes sleep
Translations of “opiate”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指用於安眠的)鴉片劑,麻醉劑…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指用于安眠的)鸦片制剂,麻醉剂…
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