heroin

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EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Since the 1890s from a German trademark, from Ancient Greek ἥρως ‎(hḗrōs, hero) (due to the feelings of power and exaltation while under the influence of the drug).

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heroin ‎(countable and uncountable, plural heroins)

  1. A powerful and addictive drug derived from opium producing intense euphoria classed as an illegal narcotic in most of the world.

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CzechEdit

NounEdit

heroin m

  1. heroin

DanishEdit

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NounEdit

heroin c, n ‎(singular definite heroinen or heroinet, uncountable)

  1. heroin

FinnishEdit

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heroin

  1. Instructive plural form of hera.

JapaneseEdit

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heroin

  1. rōmaji reading of ヘロイン

Serbo-CroatianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /xerǒiːn/
  • Hyphenation: he‧ro‧in

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heròīn m ‎(Cyrillic spelling херо̀ӣн)

  1. heroin

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EtymologyEdit

From German Heroin.

NounEdit

heroin ‎(-et, rarely as plural)

  1. heroin