polydrug

[ pol-ee-druhg ]
/ ˌpɒl iˈdrʌg /

adjective

being or pertaining to several drug used simultaneously, especially narcotics or addictive drugs: a center for dealing with polydrug abuse.

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Origin of polydrug

First recorded in 1970–75; poly- + drug1
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British Dictionary definitions for polydrug

poly-drug

adjective

involving or taking more than one kind of illegal druga poly-drug user
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