narcoma


narcoma
n. deep sleep caused by the influence of drugs (Medicine)

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • narcoma — narcomatous /nahr kom euh teuhs/, adj. /nahr koh meuh/, n., pl. narcomas, narcomata / meuh teuh/. Med. stupor produced by narcotics. [NARC + OMA] * * * …   Universalium

  • narcoma — nar·co·ma (nahr koґmə) a stuporous state produced by narcotics …   Medical dictionary

  • narcoma — nar·co·ma …   English syllables

  • narcoma — nar•co•ma [[t]nɑrˈkoʊ mə[/t]] n. pl. mas, ma•ta [[t] mə tə[/t]] pha stupor produced by narcotics • Etymology: 1885–90; < Gk nárk(ē) torpor + oma nar•com′a•tous ˈkɒm ə təs adj …   From formal English to slang

  • narcoma —   n. coma caused by narcotics.    ♦ narcomatous, a …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • narcoma — …   Useful english dictionary

  • narc- — I. combining form or narco Etymology: Middle English nark , from Middle French narc , from Medieval Latin, from Greek nark , from narkoun to benumb more at narcotic 1. : numbness : stupor …   Useful english dictionary

  • nar|co|ma — «nahr KOH muh», noun, plural mas, ma|ta « muh|tuh». stupor produced by narcotics: »Drugs such as marijuana and heroin can produce a deep and prolonged narcoma. ╂[< New Latin narcoma] …   Useful english dictionary

  • narc- — var. of narco before a vowel: narcoma. * * * …   Universalium

  • catalepsy — Synonyms and related words: KO, abeyance, amnesia, apathy, apoplexy, blackout, cataplexy, catatonia, catatonic stupor, catatony, coma, daydreaming, daze, deadliness, deathliness, diplegia, dormancy, dream state, encephalitis lethargica, entropy,… …   Moby Thesaurus


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