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/ ˈɛsˈtiˈpi /
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a street name for the hallucinogen DOM.
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Origin of STP1
First recorded in 1965–70; origin uncertain; possibly named after STP, trademark of a motor-oil additive
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British Dictionary definitions for STP
trademark scientifically treated petroleum: an oil substitute promising renewed power for an internal-combustion engine
Also: NTP standard temperature and pressure: standard conditions of 0°C temperature and 101.325 kPa (760 mmHg) pressure
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a synthetic hallucinogenic drug related to mescaline
Word Origin for STP
from Latin: Sanctae Theologiae Professor Sense 4 from humorous reference to the extra power resulting from scientifically treated petroleum
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Medical definitions for STP
[ ĕs′tē-pē′ ]
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