drug culture

Synonyms and related words:
a habit, acquired tolerance, acute alcoholism, addictedness, addiction, alcoholism, amphetamine withdrawal symptoms, barbiturate addiction, barbiturism, chain smoking, chronic alcoholism, cocainism, crash, craving, dependence, dipsomania, drug addiction, drug dependence, habituation, nicotine addiction, physical dependence, psychological dependence, tolerance, withdrawal sickness, withdrawal symptoms

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  • drug culture —    British drug culture has its origins in the youth subcultures of the 1950s and 1960s. While some aficionados of jazz smoked cannabis in order to enhance their enjoyment of music, it was the mod scene (mods) of the early 1960s that heralded the …   Encyclopedia of contemporary British culture

  • Afterglow (drug culture) — In the drug community, afterglow refers to the positive physical and mental effects that linger after the main effects of a drug have subsided, or after the peak experience has subsided. Common manifestations involve feelings of detachment or… …   Wikipedia

  • Roach (drug culture) — In US slang a roach is term for the remainder of a joint or blunt after most has been smoked. A roach can be smoked further through use of a roach clip, or by stuffing it in the screened crater of a one hitter. They are often discolored to a… …   Wikipedia

  • Drug tourism — is travel for the purpose of obtaining or using drugs for personal use that are unavailable or illegal in one s home jurisdiction. Drug tourism can be also defined as the phenomenon by which one s travel experience involves the consumption and… …   Wikipedia

  • Drug addiction — is widely considered a pathological state. The disorder of addiction involves the progression of acute drug use to the development of drug seeking behavior, the vulnerability to relapse, and the decreased, slowed ability to respond to naturally… …   Wikipedia

  • Drug paraphernalia — is a term used, often with a slightly negative connotation due to its use in criminal law field e.g. possession of drug paraphernalia , to denote any equipment, product, or material that is modified for making, using, or concealing drugs,… …   Wikipedia

  • Drug fraud — is a type of fraud in which drugs, legal or illegal, are cut or altered in such a way that diminishes their value below that which they are sold for. Contents 1 Illegal drug fraud 2 Legal drug fraud 3 Legal status 4 …   Wikipedia

  • Drug use —    Drug use is one of Russia’s most serious social problems. Currently, it is estimated there are about 6 million people who use drugs, roughly 1 million of whom are aged 11–24. Every year, approximately 70,000 people die of drug related causes.… …   Historical Dictionary of the Russian Federation

  • culture — 1. Here is a word that had mixed fortunes in the 20c, and means all things to all men. There are about 128,000 examples of it (including the plural form and compounds such as culture bound) in the 500 million word Oxford English Corpus (language… …   Modern English usage

  • Drug subculture — This article is about drug subculture surrounding the use of cannabis. For Cannabis Culture Magazine see Cannabis Culture Drug subcultures are examples of countercultures, which are primarily defined by recreational drug use. Drug subcultures are …   Wikipedia


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