Definition of Stimulants

1. Noun. (plural of stimulant) ¹



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Definition of Stimulants

1. stimulant [n] - See also: stimulant

Lexicographical Neighbors of Stimulants

stim
stime
stimed
stimes
stimie
stimied
stimies
stiming
stimmed
stimming
stims
stimulability
stimulable
stimulant
stimulant drug
stimulants (current term)
stimulate
stimulated
stimulated emission depletion microscope
stimulated emission depletion microscopy
stimulates
stimulateth
stimulating
stimulatingly
stimulation
stimulations
stimulative
stimulativeness
stimulator
stimulators

Literary usage of Stimulants

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Penny Cyclopaedia of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge by Charles Knight (1842)
"The precise stage in the progress of fevers and other acute diseases, when antiphlogistic or reducing measures should be abandoned, and stimulants ..."

2. Illicit Drug Use, Smoking and Drinking by America's High School Students by Lloyd D. Johnston, Patrick M. O'Malley, Jerald G. Bachman (1993)
"THE USE OF NONPRESCRIPTION stimulants As is discussed in other chapters of ... These questions yielded the data described in this volume as "stimulants, ..."

3. Bacchus: An Essay on the Nature, Causes, Effects, and Cure of Intemperance by Ralph Barnes Grindrod, Charles Alfred Lee (1840)
"These form the distinguishing characteristics between natural and artificial stimulants. They will require to be kept prominently in view in the present ..."

4. Transactions of the National Association for the Promotion of Social Science by National Association for the Promotion of Social Science (Great Britain) (1882)
"7d. was spent on stimulants in the Irish workhouses, forty per cent, ... stimulants were given to attendants in tit least 76 of our 163 unions. ..."

5. The Nineteenth Century (1885)
"stimulants AND NARCOTICS. THEIR USE AND ABUSE. CERTAIN subjects of study, and these are generally of prominent importance, are marked out by this—that we ..."

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