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Translation of "drug" - English-Spanish dictionary

drug

noun   /drʌɡ/
a chemical substance used as a medicine medicamento Scientists are developing a new drug to treat cancer.
an illegal substance that people take to make them feel happy droga a drug dealer
(Definition of drug from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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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