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meth (n.)

colloquial abbreviation of methedrine, attested from 1967.

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Definitions of meth

meth (n.)
an amphetamine derivative (trade name Methedrine) used in the form of a crystalline hydrochloride; used as a stimulant to the nervous system and as an appetite suppressant;
Synonyms: methamphetamine / methamphetamine hydrochloride / Methedrine / deoxyephedrine / chalk / chicken feed / crank / glass / ice / shabu / trash
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