nonaddictive nonaddictive

Definition(s):

  • (adj) not causing or characterized by addiction

Usage(s):

  1. A scientist says society should provide safe, nonaddictive drugs.
  2. Unlike methadone, buprenorphine is relatively nonaddictive and carries almost no risk of overdose.
  3. More ominously, a few of the neophyte users, some of them still short of their teens, are flirting not just with nonaddictive drugs but also with those that can hook and kill.
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