variants or less commonly morphiomania
: an habitual and uncontrollable craving for morphine

Word History


morphinomania from New Latin, from morphino- (from International Scientific Vocabulary morphine) + Late Latin mania; morphiomania from New Latin, from morphio- (from morphia) + Late Latin mania

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“Morphinomania.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Jun. 2024.

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