morphinism


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morphinism

 [mor´fin-izm]
1. a pathological state due to habitual misuse of morphine.
2. morphine addiction.

morphinism

(môr′fē-nĭz′əm, môr′fə-)
n.
1. Addiction to morphine.
2. A diseased condition caused by habitual or addictive use of morphine.

mor′phin·ist n.

morphinism

[môr′finiz′əm]
a pathological state caused by morphine addiction.

morphinism

(mor'fin-izm) [L. morphina, morphine, + -ismos, condition]
Morbid condition due to habitual or excessive use of morphine.
See: morphine poisoning