[ kwey-lood ]
/ ˈkweɪ lud /
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a brand of methaqualone.
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How to use Quaalude in a sentence
The scene everyone will be celebrating for years to come—and with good reason—is the Quaalude sequence.Why Leonardo DiCaprio, Who Wows in ‘The Wolf of Wall Street,’ Deserves to (Finally) Win An Oscar|Marlow Stern|February 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She was branded a druggie who fell asleep behind the wheel with an undigested quaalude in her stomach.Edward Snowden’s Whistleblowing Saga Mirrors the Karen Silkwood Case|Richard Rashke|July 2, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Medical definitions for Quaalude
[ kwā′lōōd′ ]
A trademark formerly used for the drug methaqualone.
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