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morphia in Drugs, medicines topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishmorphiamor‧phi‧a /ˈmɔːfiə $ ˈmɔːr-/ noun [uncountable] old-fashioned  MDmorphine
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morphiaShe drew a dose of morphia into a syringe.The tearing pain returned and the doctor prescribed large doses of morphia which he had kept for this time.My wife was on morphia for four months.Here they filled me with morphia, gave me ether, and put my arm in a rough splint.