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 (ăn′tē-drŭg′, ăn′tī-)
Directed against the production, distribution, and use of illegal drugs.
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(of a person, group or initiative) discouraging illegal drug use
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(ˌæn tiˈdrʌg, ˌæn taɪ-)

opposing or restricting the use of narcotics or other drugs of abuse: antidrug laws.
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adj antidroga
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