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addiction

noun

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a physiological need for certain drugs
  • an addiction to heroin

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The first known use of addiction was circa 1532

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“Addiction.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/addiction. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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