amphetamine definition

  • noun:
    • A colorless, volatile fluid, C9H13N, used as a central nervous system stimulant in treatment of particular conditions, particularly attention shortage hyperactivity disorder, despair, and narcolepsy, and abused illegally as a stimulant.
    • A derivative of amphetamine, such as dextroamphetamine or a phosphate or sulfate of amphetamine.
    • 1-phenyl-2-propylamine; a colourless volatile liquid; any of its derivatives.
    • A class of medications made use of as a stimulant of the central nervous system into the treatment of ADHD, depression, and narcolepsy, and abused illegally as a stimulant.
    • a central neurological system stimulant that increases energy and decreases desire for food; used to treat narcolepsy and some kinds of despair

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