speedball

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speedball

(spēd′bôl′)
n.
Slang An intravenous dose of cocaine mixed with heroin or an amphetamine.

speedball

A generic term for certain drugs that are abused alone or combined—e.g., heroin mixed with cocaine; amphetamine; methylphoccidi (ritalin) mixed with heroin.

speedball

A slang term for a combination of cocaine and heroin taken intravenously.

speedball

A slang term for a dose of cocaine and heroin taken intravenously.
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These scores suggest that PWID in rural Puerto Rico do not form social relationships on the basis of shared drug preferences other than speedball.
The analysis of this recruitment process provides evidence of social clustering based on several characteristics, including gender, believed HCV status, speedball use, and drug treatment participation.
The difference was that C Troop's speedballs were labeled and delivered by squad or team.
Two methods were used to get these speedballs forward of the troop trains to the C Troop paratroopers.
Notwithstanding the seemingly obligatory references to the Good Doctor, Elmore Leonard and, er, speedballs, what do any of these soundbites actually tell anyone about what we are about to encounter?
His favourite quick "high" was from speedballs - special mixtures of cocaine and heroin.
They had been worried about his addiction - particularly to speedballs - for the past year.
In a speedball, heroin and crack are injected together from a single syringe, and it leads to speedballers injecting more times in the same day.