amphetamine Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “amphetamine” in the English Dictionary

"amphetamine" in British English

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amphetaminenoun [C or U]

uk   /æmˈfet.ə.miːn/ /-mɪn/  us   /-fet̬-/
any of several ​types of ​drug used as a stimulant (= a ​substance that makes the ​mind or ​body more ​active): Floyd was ​banned from ​racing after a ​drugtestrevealedtraces of amphetamine in his ​urine.
(Definition of amphetamine from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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amphetaminenoun [C]

 us   /æmˈfet̬·əˌmin, -mɪn/
a ​strongdrug used as a ​medicine that makes the ​mind and ​body more ​active; a ​stimulant
(Definition of amphetamine from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “amphetamine”
in Arabic مُنشّطات…
in Korean 암페타민, 각성제…
in Malaysian amfetamina…
in Chinese (Traditional) 苯丙胺,安非他命…
in Italian anfetamina…
in Spanish Anfetamina…
in Vietnamese thuốc kích thích…
in Portuguese anfetamina…
in Thai แอมเฟตามีน…
in Catalan amfetamina…
in Japanese アンフェタミン(中枢神経刺激薬の一種)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 苯丙胺,安非他明…
in Indonesian amfetamin, obat perangsang…
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