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drug addict

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Drug culture
drug addictˈdrug ˌaddict noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 MDDsomeone who cannot stop taking illegal drugsdrug addiction noun [uncountable]
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drug addictIn other words, this therapist was an alcoholic and a drug addict.At 17 he was a drug addict.The Marquis of Blandford, a former drug addict, married Becky in 1990.What is the welfare of the drug addict, under the influence of the drug?
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