angel dust


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angel dust

n. Slang
Phencyclidine.

angel dust

n
(Recreational Drugs) a slang name for PCP

phen•cy•cli•dine

(fɛnˈsaɪ klɪˌdin, -ˈsɪk lɪ-)

n.
an anesthetic drug, C17H25N, used as an animal tranquilizer: also widely used as an illicit hallucinogen. Also called PCP.
[1955–60; phen- + cycl (ic) + -idine]
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Noun1.angel dust - a drug used as an anesthetic by veterinariansangel dust - a drug used as an anesthetic by veterinarians; illicitly taken (originally in the form of powder or `dust') for its effects as a hallucinogen
hallucinogen, hallucinogenic drug, psychedelic drug, psychodelic drug - a psychoactive drug that induces hallucinations or altered sensory experiences
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It is easy to forget when we see the news or hear stories of bullying and harsh behavior, but my hope is that these books will bring a little angel dust into the lives of readers and their families.
Dad was injured during a brawl with a man he had stopped for driving high on Angel Dust. During recovery in 1989, the department forced him into medical retirement.
Used hallucinogenic drugs (e.g., LSD, acid, PCP, angel dust, mescaline, or mushrooms)
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