chemical dependency Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

chemical dependency in Medicine

chemical dependency

  1. A physical and psychological habituation to a mood- or mind-altering drug, such as alcohol or cocaine.
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