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dope

(dōp),
1. Any drug, either stimulating or depressing, administered for its temporary effect, or taken habitually or addictively.
2. To administer or take such a drug.
[Dutch, doop, sauce]
Computers noun An impurity deliberately added to a semiconductor to improve its performance
Materials science verb To add or incorporate a substance or other additive to a chemical compound of interest, with the intent of improving or altering performance parameters
Sports medicine verb See Doping
Substance abuse noun A generic and popular term for any recreational drug, almost invariably referring to a narcotic—e.g., heroin—but also marijuana
Vox populi noun A dolt, dummy, pinhead

dope

Substance abuse A generic and popular term for any recreational drug, almost invariably referring to a narcotic–eg, heroin, but also marijuana

dope

(dōp)
1. Any drug, either stimulating or depressing, administered for its temporary effect, or taken habitually or addictively.
2. To administer or take such a drug.
[Dutch, doop, sauce]

dope

A slang expression for any narcotic or addictive drug.

dope

(dōp) Colloq.
Any drug, either stimulating or depressing, administered for its temporary effect, or taken habitually or addictively.
[Dutch, doop, sauce]
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The BCCI has been conducting dope tests in the IPL and the Champions League T20 since the inception of the two tournaments, although they were introduced in other Indian domestic competitions only last year during the knockout stages of the Vijay Hazare Trophy.
Chandran as the lead dope control officer for the IPL.
Announcing the decision, the NADA said that the footballer has managed to prove that his dope violation was not intentional, and therefore, his suspension stands revoked with immediate effect.
"In this case the anti doping rule violation involves a specified substance and the athlete was able to prove that the dope violation was not intentional.
It will now become a regular feature in domestic cricket across all formats and the BCCI has hired an international company -- International Dope Tests and Management ( IDTM) -- for the whole procedure.
" The NADA had collected a few dope samples during a recent weightlifting competition and some of the lifters have tested positive for a banned substance," NADA director general Rahul Bhatnagar told M AIL T ODAY on Tuesday.
We don't even know what substances we have to avoid to remain clean." The wrestler said none of the Indian wrestlers has been subjected to random dope testing in the last eight months.
They claimed that over a period of 14 years, Armstrong, the doctors and others engaged in a large-scale conspiracy to dope, and reportedly listed six forms of doping with which the cyclist allegedly cheated, ranging from the abuse of erythropoietin (EPO) through to methods such as blood transfusions and saline infusions.
" Tests will be conducted randomly for the medal winners and the intelligence will also give its input about the athletes who need to be tested for dope," Chander said on Friday.
The players- Shahid Afridi, Muhammad Yousuf, Shoaib Akhtar and Umar Akmal-submitted their urine samples for the dope tests in London, the Daily Times reports.
The Commonwealth Games was a great opportunity for the country to get World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) accreditation for National Dope Testing Laboratory (NTDL), Delhi in August 2008.
Not only will heavier penalties be introduced, but the coach of an athlete who dopes and the related federation will also be held responsible for the wrongful actions of an athlete, as opposed to the present practice under which only the athlete is penalized.