Euphorbia pilulifera Eu·phor·bi·a pil·u·lif·er·a (yōō-fôr’bē-ə pĭl’yə-lĭf’ər-ə)
A plant that yields substances used in treating asthma, coryza, and angina pectoris.
euphoretic eu·pho·ret·ic (yōō’fə-rět’ĭk) adj. Having the capability to produce euphoria.
[yoo-fawr-ee-uh, -fohr-] /yuˈfɔr i ə, -ˈfoʊr-/ noun 1. a state of intense happiness and self-confidence: She was flooded with euphoria as she went to the podium to receive her Student Research Award. 2. Psychology. a feeling of happiness, confidence, or well-being sometimes exaggerated in pathological states as mania. /juːˈfɔːrɪə/ noun 1. a feeling of great […]
[yoo-fawr-ee-uh nt, -fohr-] /yuˈfɔr i ənt, -ˈfoʊr-/ adjective 1. tending to induce . noun 2. a euphoriant substance. /juːˈfɔːrɪənt/ adjective 1. relating to or able to produce euphoria noun 2. a euphoriant drug or agent euphoriant eu·pho·ri·ant (yōō-fôr’ē-ənt) n. A drug that tends to produce euphoria. eu·pho’ri·ant adj.
[yoo-fawr-ik, -for-] /yuˈfɔr ɪk, -ˈfɒr-/ adjective 1. intensely happy or confident: She was euphoric when she received the Oscar. 2. Psychology. in a state of happy and confident well-being sometimes exaggerated in pathological states as mania. adj. 1888, with reference to hashish, from euphoria + -ic. The noun meaning “a drug which causes euphoria” is […]