psychostimulant

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

psycho- +‎ stimulant

AdjectiveEdit

psychostimulant (comparative more psychostimulant, superlative most psychostimulant)

  1. Tending to increase mental alertness and awareness
    a psychostimulant effect

NounEdit

psychostimulant (plural psychostimulants)

  1. A drug that acts to temporarily increase mental alertness or awareness

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Last modified on 11 August 2012, at 04:32