lude

noun \ ˈlüd \

Definition of lude

: a pill of methaqualone usually used in plural

Origin and Etymology of lude

short for Quaalude, a proprietary name for methaqualone


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lude

noun \ ˈlüd \

medical Definition of lude

: a pill of methaqualone usually used in plural

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