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English definition of “performance-enhancing”

performance-enhancing

adjective uk   /pəˈfɔː.məns.ɪnˌhɑːns.ɪŋ/ us    /pɚˈfɔːr.məns.ɪnˌhæns-/
used to describe drugs that are taken illegally by someone who plays a sport to make them better at that sport
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