psychostimulant

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Etymology[edit]

psycho- +‎ stimulant

Adjective[edit]

psychostimulant (comparative more psychostimulant, superlative most psychostimulant)

  1. Tending to increase mental alertness and awareness
    a psychostimulant effect

Noun[edit]

psychostimulant (plural psychostimulants)

  1. A drug that acts to temporarily increase mental alertness or awareness

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