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Special K

(slang) an animal anaesthetic, ketamine hydrochloride, sold illegally as a hallucinogenic drug
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C20: named after a well-known brand of breakfast cereal
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Special K

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: The pre-voting-age enthusiasts comeout of the stalls pie-eyed after a few lines of Special K, a snortable combination of horse tranquilizers, heroin, and coke

[1990s+ Narcotics; fr the trademark name of a brand of breakfast cereal]

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