glue-sniffing

noun

glue-snif·​fing ˈglü-ˌsnif-iŋ How to pronounce glue-sniffing (audio)
: the deliberate inhalation of volatile organic solvents from plastic glues that may result in symptoms ranging from mild euphoria to disorientation and coma

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“Glue-sniffing.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/glue-sniffing. Accessed 20 Apr. 2024.

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