Cocainism
Cocainism Co*ca"in*ism, n. (Med.) A morbid condition produced by the habitual and excessive use of cocaine. -- {Co*ca"in*ist}, n. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • cocainism — COCAINÍSM s.n. (med.) Intoxicaţie acută cu cocaină. [pr.: ca i ] – Din fr. cocaïnisme. Trimis de hai, 11.06.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  cocainísm s. n. (sil. ca i ) Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  COCAINÍSM …   Dicționar Român

  • cocainism — [kō kān′iz΄əm] n. a diseased condition resulting from excessive or habitual use of cocaine …   English World dictionary

  • cocainism — /koh kay niz euhm, koh keuh niz euhm/, n. Pathol. an abnormal condition due to excessive or habitual use of cocaine. [COCAINE + ISM] * * * …   Universalium

  • cocainism — co·cain·ism kō kā .niz əm n habituation to cocaine * * * n. 1. the habitual use of, or addiction to, cocaine in order to experience its intoxicating effects. 2. the mental and physical deterioration resulting from addiction to cocaine …   Medical dictionary

  • cocainism — co cain·ism || nɪzÉ™m n. cocaine poisoning …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cocainism — co·cain·ism …   English syllables

  • cocainism — n. the habitual use of, or addiction to, cocaine in order to experience its intoxicating effects. The term is rarely used, this condition now being more commonly referred to as cocaine abuse (see substance abuse) …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • cocainism — /koʊˈkeɪnɪzəm/ (say koh kaynizuhm), /kəˈkeɪn / (say kuh kayn ) noun a morbid condition due to excessive or habitual use of cocaine …   Australian English dictionary

  • cocainism — kōˈkā(ə)ˌnizəm, kəˈk ; ˈkōˌkā(ə)ˌn , kəˌn noun ( s) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary cocaine + ism : addiction to cocaine …   Useful english dictionary

  • Кокаинизм (Cocainism) — 1. Привычное употребление или пристрастие к кокаину благодаря создаваемому им опьяняющему воздействию на организм человека. 2. Физическое и умственное истощение, возникающее в результате пагубного пристрастия человека к кокаину. Источник:… …   Медицинские термины

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