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She had never taken drugs in her life.
He acted as if he was on drugs (=had taken drugs).
Intravenous drug users are at risk from the HIV virus.
The government has pledged to fight drug smuggling.
Your doctor may prescribe drugs for this condition.
a new anti-cancer drug
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a video advertisement that appears immediately before an online video
a very light type of cake made with flour, eggs, and sugar
a rave … that takes place early in the morning and where there is no alcohol or drugs …
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Definition of drug from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.