morphia

noun
mor·​phia | \ ˈmȯr-fē-ə How to pronounce morphia (audio) \

Definition of morphia

Examples of morphia in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Fortunately there were still ample supplies of morphia, and it was rumored that college students had donated marijuana. Nan Randall, The Atlantic, 25 Jan. 2018

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First Known Use of morphia

1817, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for morphia

New Latin, from Morpheus

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The first known use of morphia was in 1817

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“Morphia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/morphia. Accessed 26 Nov. 2021.

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morphia

noun
mor·​phia | \ ˈmȯr-fē-ə How to pronounce morphia (audio) \

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