[nahr-koh-ter-uh-riz-uh m] /ˌnɑr koʊˈtɛr əˌrɪz əm/
terrorist tactics employed by dealers in illicit drugs, as against competitors or government agents.
terrorism funded by the sale of illegal drugs
[nahr-koh-ther-uh-pee] /ˌnɑr koʊˈθɛr ə pi/ noun, Psychiatry. 1. an infrequently used method of treating mental disorders by intravenous injection of barbiturates. narcotherapy nar·co·ther·a·py (när’kō-thěr’ə-pē) n. Psychotherapy conducted while the patient is under the influence of a sedative or narcotic drug.
- Narcotic blockade
narcotic blockade n. The use of drugs to inhibit the effects of narcotic substances.
- Narcotic reversal
narcotic reversal n. The termination of the action of narcotics by the administration of antagonists, such as naloxone hydrochloride.
- Narcotics anonymous
noun an international association of support groups for recovering drug addicts, with a 12-step program patterned after Alcoholics Anonymous Examples Narcotics Anonymous sprang from the Alcoholics Anonymous Program of the late 1940s, with meetings first emerging in Los Angeles.