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A party designed to enhance a hallucinogenic experience through music and behavior, which consists of an all-night dance session at a club or party, accompanied by the ingestion of recreational—i.e., not overdose—levels of a designer drug of abuse, ecstasy—MDMA

rave

Rave party Substance abuse A social activity of recent vintage consisting of an all-night dance session at a club or party, often accompanied by the ingestion of recreational doses–ie, not overdose levels–of the 'designer' drug of abuse, ecstasy–MDMA. See Ecstasy.

rave

(rāv) [ME. raven, to be delirious]
1. To talk irrationally, as in delirium.
2. An all-night dance party at which mind-altering drugs, e.g., ecstasy or other amphetamines, are often used.
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Designed as a "cyberfest," the Rave Party features a DJ, live video walls, and live texture mapping in which users can see real-time video clips of themselves being mapped around various 3D objects.
The rave party was organised at a private farm in Injole village in Kolhapur district.
In August 2010, the Liquor Licensing Board suspended the complex's license for two weeks for hosting a rave party.
Sharma, who made his ODI debut for India against West Indies in December last year and plays for Pune Warriors India in the IPL, was detained along with Parnell by Mumbai police at a rave party in a Juhu hotel in May.
Jalandhar, July 21 ( ANI ): The family and coach of cricketer Rahul Sharma have reacted sharply over the reports claiming that the India cricketer has tested positive for drugs during the rave party busted by the Mumbai Police in May.
The events company will host its UV rave party Project Chemikal next week with a line-up featuring four international DJs.
THE rave party was winding down when a man walked out, returned to the house wearing bandoliers of shotgun cartridges and opened fire on the young crowd, police said yesterday.
Homicide detectives were searching Monday for a gunman who killed two 17-year-old San Fernando Valley boys during a raucous rave party in downtown Los Angeles.
Mrs Williams died after taking two ecstasy tablets while at a warehouse rave party in Manchester in April.
Mr Moses was shot in the thigh outside the Atlantis nightclub, where a rave party was being held on May 29 last year.
RIOT police were yesterday were forced to clear 500 Britons from a beach on the holiday isle Ibiza after an illegal rave party organised by the BBC.
Morris's mellow invention on the turntables began as a reaction to the aggressive evolution of dance music that occurred when the illegal rave party phenomenon exploded in late-'80s England and the psychedelic sounds of acid house gave way to hard-core techno.