Definition of Narcotic. Meaning of Narcotic. Synonyms of Narcotic

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Definition of Narcotic

Narcotic
Narcotic Nar*cot"ic, a. [F. narcotique, Gr. ??????????, fr. ??????? to benumb, na`rkh numbness, torpor.] (Med.) Having the properties of a narcotic; operating as a narcotic. -- Nar*cot"ic*ness, n.
Narcotic
Narcotic Nar*cot"ic, n. (Med.) A drug which, in medicinal doses, generally allays morbid susceptibility, relieves pain, and produces sleep; but which, in poisonous doses, produces stupor, coma, or convulsions, and, when given in sufficient quantity, causes death. The best examples are opium (with morphine), belladonna (with atropine), and conium. Nercotykes and opye (opium) of Thebes. --Chaucer.

Meaning of Narcotic from wikipedia

- The term narcotic (/nɑːrˈkɒtɪk/, from ancient Gr**** ναρκῶ narkō, "to make numb") originally referred medically to any psychoactive compound with sleep-inducing...
- laws of India are the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act (1985) and the Prevention of Illicit Trafficking in Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic...
- The Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, commonly referred to as the NDPS Act, is an Act of the Parliament of India that prohibits a person...
- The Narcotics Control Bureau (abbr. NCB) is an Indian federal law enforcement and intelligence agency under the Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of...
- Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs of 1961 is an international treaty to prohibit production and supply of specific (nominally narcotic) drugs and of drugs...
- naloxone; and endogenous peptides such as the endorphins. The terms opiate and narcotic are sometimes encountered as synonyms for opioid. Opiate is properly limited...
- Substances, including: Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act (Estonia) Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act (India) Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic...
- Narcotic Farms Act of 1929 is a United States federal statute authorizing the establishment of two narcotic farms for the preventive custody and remedial...
- Narcotic Thrust are an English electronic dance music duo, consisting of producers Stuart Crichton and Andy Morris. The name Narcotic Thrust is an anagram...
- within raw opium latex. Narcotic or Narcotics may also refer to: Narcotic, album by Muslimgauze "Narcotic", song by Liquido "Narcotic" (Younotus, Janieck...
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