Definition of Opiates

1. Noun. (plural of opiate) ¹



2. Verb. (third-person singular of opiate) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Opiates

1. opiate [v] - See also: opiate

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Opiates

ophthalmotrope
ophthalmovascular
ophthalmy
ophthamology
ophthocillin
opia
opianic
opianic acid
opianine
opianyl
opiate
opiate receptor
opiate receptors
opiated
opiatelike
opiates (current term)
opiating
opie
opiferous
opifice
opificer
opificers
opinable
opination
opinations
opinative
opinatively
opinator
opinators
opine

Literary usage of Opiates

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1. The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England: With a Life of the by Francis Bacon, Basil Montagu (1859)
"opiates in grievous pains, as in the stone, or the cutting off of a limb, ... opiates obtain a good effect from a bad cause ; for the flight of the spirits ..."

2. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1865)
"I found the custom of giving powerful doses of opiates after the operation, on the decline in the last half of the quadrennial period ; and my conclusion on ..."

3. Illicit Drug Use, Smoking and Drinking by America's High School Students by Lloyd D. Johnston, Patrick M. O'Malley, Jerald G. Bachman (1993)
"... S 20- FIGURE 60 Other opiates: Trends in Annual Prevalence Among College Students Vs. Others 1-4 Years Beyond High School • Full-Time College Students a ..."

4. A Treatise on the Practice of Medicine by George Bacon Wood (1858)
"wards, our efforts will be limited to the relief of pain by opiates or other anodynes, ... Combinations of colchicum with opiates or other narcotics, and, ..."

5. The Medico-chirurgical Review by James Johnson, Henry James Johnson (1847)
"The great object of Dr. Seymour in this chapter is to recommend and enforce the great utility of opiates and other sedative and hypnotic medicines in ..."

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