- Drug enforcement administration
Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) An agency in the United States Department of Justice that enforces federal laws and regulations dealing with narcotics and other dangerous drugs. It cooperates with the FBI and with local law enforcement agencies.
- Drug eruption
drug eruption n. An eruption caused by ingestion, injection, inhalation, or insertion of a drug, often a result of allergic sensitization. Also called dermatitis medicamentosa, dermatosis medicamentosa, drug rash.
drug-fast adj. Relating to, characteristic of, or being microorganisms that resist or become tolerant to an antibacterial agent.
[druhg] /drʌg/ noun 1. Pharmacology. a chemical substance used in the treatment, cure, prevention, or diagnosis of disease or used to otherwise enhance physical or mental well-being. 2. 3. a habit-forming medicinal or illicit substance, especially a narcotic. 4. drugs. 5. Obsolete. any ingredient used in chemistry, pharmacy, dyeing, or the like. verb (used with […]