doping

[ doh-ping ]
/ ˈdoʊ pɪŋ /

noun

an act or instance of giving a drug to an athlete or horse, so as to affect performance in a race or other competition.
Electronics. a method of adding a dopant to a pure semiconductor to change its electrical properties.

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Origin of doping

First recorded in 1950–55; dope + -ing1
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Medical definitions for doping

doping
[ dōpĭng ]

n.

The use of a drug or blood product to improve athletic performance.
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