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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Stimulant compounds used as a drug in the treatment of colds, hay fever, and depression.

Usage examples (18)
  • They are trying to defend themselves with the use of amphetamines, which is bringing on a whole new issue in the military.
  • Some synthetics, such as amphetamines, are still prescribed for a variety of illnesses, though their medical benefits are thought to be limited.
  • Yet the vast majority of players say their peers have used substances such as amphetamines or steroids in this, the first season both have been banned.
  • Somwang, her mahout, reportedly admitted that he fed her amphetamines. for more
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