synthetic substance


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Noun1.synthetic substance - a compound made artificially by chemical reactionssynthetic substance - a compound made artificially by chemical reactions
Plasticine - a synthetic material resembling clay but remaining soft; used as a substitute for clay or wax in modeling (especially in schools)
phosphor - a synthetic substance that is fluorescent or phosphorescent; used to coat the screens of cathode ray tubes
chemical compound, compound - (chemistry) a substance formed by chemical union of two or more elements or ingredients in definite proportion by weight
synthetic rubber, rubber - any of various synthetic elastic materials whose properties resemble natural rubber
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Scarlett Johansson is a reluctant drug mule who develops superhuman powers when a package containing a powerful synthetic substance leaks into her body.
Scarlett Johansson a reluctant drug mule who develops superhuman powers when a package containing a powerful synthetic substance leaks into her body.
Niceguy,'' is a synthetic substance that users say has narcotic effects.
According to Baluken, bonzai is a deadly synthetic substance that drug addicts resort to using when they cannot find cannabis or heroin.
Methylethcathinone - nicknamed 4-Mec - is a highly-addictive synthetic substance capable of killing if overdosed.
Thus, synthetic substance use can interfere with daily life by affecting the senses.
Put more simply, when determining whether a "natural" claim is false or misleading, FDA would likely evaluate whether the food bearing a "natural" claim contained any added color, artificial flavor or synthetic substance that would not normally be found in the food or dietary supplement.
Al-Aween had also organised the first regional conference on young people and the dangers of synthetic substance misuse.
What synthetic substance was created in 1909 by the Belgian-born US chemist Leo Baekeland?
Spice--also known as K2, Red Ball, Blowout, and Chill--is a synthetic substance that produces effects similar to those of marijuana.
Florence Shapiro, R-Plano, said earlier this year that she intends to file legislation to ban K2, a synthetic substance that mimics the effects of marijuana but is currently legal.

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