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drug

noun /draɡ/
any substance used in medicine
medicamento
She has been prescribed a new drug for her stomach pains.
a substance, sometimes one used in medicine, taken by some people to achieve a certain effect, eg great happiness or excitement
droga, estupefaciente
I think she takes drugs He behaves as though he is on drugs.
druggist noun (American ) a person who sells medicines etc ; chemist (British ); pharmacist (American).
farmacéutico
drugaddict noun a person who has formed the habit of taking drugs.
drogadicto, toxicómano
drugstore noun (American ) a shop which sells various articles (eg cosmetics, newpapers and soft drinks) as well as medicines
farmacia que también vende periódicos y comestibles
She had gone to the drugstore for cold medication.
(Definition of drug from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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