Noun(1) an alkaloid narcotic drug extracted from opium; a powerful, habit-forming narcotic used to relieve pain
(1) The sick man lay unutterably weak and spent, kept alive by morphia and by drinks, which he sipped slowly.(2) But… he gave each of them a ‘shot’ of morphia , whereupon all traces of fatigue vanished.(3) Paul and Annie give her morphia to stop her pain.(4) Surgeons would attempt to stupefy the patient with alcohol, opium, or morphia , but with little effect.(5) His mother was wasted and almost ashen in the morning with the morphia .(6) At last, unable to bear her suffering, he and his sister Annie put an overdose of morphia in her milk.(7) The dying were given water or brandy and had their pain eased by morphia .
1. morphine ::
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