euphoretic


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euphoretic

 [u″fo-ret´ik]
1. producing euphoria.
2. an agent that so acts.

eu·pho·ri·ant

(yū-fōr'ē-ant),
1. An agent with the capability to produce a sense of well-being.
2. Generally an agent having the capability to produce euphoria.
Synonym(s): euphoretic

euphoretic

[yo̅o̅′fəret′ik]
Etymology: Gk, eu + pherein, to bear
1 adj, (of a substance or event) tending to produce a condition of well-being or elation.
2 n, a substance tending to produce a feeling of well-being or elation, such as lysergic acid diethylamide, mescaline, marijuana, and other hallucinogenic drugs.

eu·pho·ri·ant

(yū-fōr'ē-ănt)
1. Having the capability to produce a sense of well-being.
2. An agent with such a capability.
Synonym(s): euphoretic.