JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: S
やく
Grade: 3
on’yomi

EtymologyEdit

(ma, numb) +‎ (yaku, drug)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

麻薬(まやく) (mayaku (kyūjitai 痲薬)

  1. (medicine) opiate or opioid
  2. (law) any illegal psychoactive drug