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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Stupor induced by a narcotic.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Stupor produced by narcotics.

Etymologies

New Latin narcōma, from Greek narkoun, to benumb; see narcosis.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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