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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An alkaloid narcotic drug extracted from opium.

Usage examples (30)
  • A messenger was sent for the doctor and the word morphia was spoken.
  • "Look here, doctor," I said, "I hate the idea of morphia, I 've never taken it, and I never want to."
  • Mr. Edgerton has used 18 grains of morphia per diem.
  • In doubtful cases the use of morphia must be avoided. for more
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