Medical Dictionary


noun opi·ate \ˈō-pē-ət, -ˌāt\

Medical Definition of OPIATE

:  a drug (as morphine, heroin, and codeine) containing or derived from opium and tending to induce sleep and to alleviate pain; broadly :  narcotic 1
:  opioid 1


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