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addiction

Addiction tarimas:

  • /ə'dikʃn/

Žodžio paaiškinimas anglų kalba:

  • noun: Compulsive physiological and psychological need for a habit-forming substance: a drug used in the treatment of heroin addiction.
  • noun: An instance of this: a person with multiple chemical addictions.
  • noun: The condition of being habitually or compulsively occupied with or or involved in something.
  • noun: An instance of this: had an addiction for fast cars.

Angliško žodžio naudojimo pavyzdys:

  • The term addiction usually refers to both psychological and physical dependence on a drug, including alcohol.
  • My analogy regarding giving more tax dollars to Congress, likening it to heroin addiction, is quite apt.
  • The current directors of the agencies charged with studying drugs (the National Institute on Drug Abuse, or NIDA) and alcohol (the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, or NIAAA) have both voted for returning the term addiction to DSM-V.
  • Yet she wants to return to the term addiction in order to rule out dependencies on legitimately prescribed medications.
  • While the word addiction may make you think of smoking or alcohol, cocaine or methamphetamine, there are many other things besides these traditional substances that can trigger addictive physiology—things like gambling, sex, food, even playing video games.


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