methylenedioxymethamphetamine
methylenedioxymethamphetamine methylenedioxymethamphetamine n. a drug designed to have the effects of amphetamines but to avoid the drug laws, but now a controlled substance. Called also {MDMA}.

Syn: MDMA, Adam, ecstasy. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • Methylenedioxymethamphetamine — drugbox IUPAC name = (±) 1 (benzo [ d ] [1,3] dioxol 5 yl) N methylpropan 2 amine CAS number = 69610 10 2 ChemSpiderID = 1556 PubChem = 1615 C = 11 | H = 15 | N = 1 | O = 2 molecular weight = 193.25 g/mol smiles = CC(NC)CC1=CC=C(OCO2)C2=C1… …   Wikipedia

  • methylenedioxymethamphetamine — meth·y·lene·di·oxy·meth·am·phet·amine also 3,4 methylenedioxymethamphetamine .meth am fet ə .mēn, .meth əm , mən n ECSTASY (2) …   Medical dictionary

  • methylenedioxymethamphetamine — noun The psychoactive drug MDMA or Ecstasy, an amphetamine that produces entactogenic, psychedelic, and stimulant effects. See Also: methylene, di , oxy , methamphetamine …   Wiktionary

  • methylenedioxymethamphetamine — n. MDMA, Ecstasy, mood and mind altering amphetamine derivative that was first used in experimental psychotherapeutic treatments (subsequently made illegal in the USA in 1985) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • methylenedioxymethamphetamine — /ˌmɛθəlinˌdaɪɒksiˌmɛθæmˈfɛtəmin/ (say .methuhleen.duyoksee.metham fetuhmeen) noun → ecstasy (def. 5) …   Australian English dictionary

  • methylenedioxymethamphetamine — noun a stimulant drug that is chemically related to mescaline and amphetamine and is used illicitly for its euphoric and hallucinogenic effects; it was formerly used in psychotherapy but in 1985 it was declared illegal in the United States MDMA… …   Useful english dictionary

  • 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine — SYN: MDMA …   Medical dictionary

  • 34-methylenedioxymethamphetamine — (MDMA) 3,4 meth·y·lene·di·oxy·meth·am·phet·amine (MDMA) (meth″ə lēn″di ok″se meth″am fetґə mēn) a compound chemically related to amphetamine and having hallucinogenic properties; it is widely abused.… …   Medical dictionary

  • MDMA — • methylenedioxymethamphetamine …   Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations

  • MDMA — methylenedioxymethamphetamine methylenedioxymethamphetamine n. a drug designed to have the effects of amphetamines but to avoid the drug laws, but now a controlled substance. Called also {MDMA}. Syn: MDMA, Adam, ecstasy. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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