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substance abuse

see definition of substance abuse
  • noundependence on illegal substance
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Synonyms for substance abuse

noun dependence on illegal substance
  • alcohol abuse
  • drug abuse
  • drug use
  • addiction
  • alcoholic addiction
  • alcoholism
  • chemical abuse
  • dipsomania
  • drug dependence
  • drug habit
  • habit
  • narcotics abuse
  • solvent abuse
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