Sentence Examples


  • Cocaine is the active principle of the coca leaf, which is chewed as a stimulant-narcotic in Peru and Bolivia.
  • Temulentum (darnel) contains a narcotic principle in the grain.
  • Under one or other of these forms the use of tobacco is more widely spread than is that of any other narcotic or stimulant.
  • Morphine and the other opium alkaloids (codeine, narcotine, laudanine, &c.) have two prominent actions - a narcotic followed by a tetanic action.
  • With some of them, such as chloral and chloroform, the stimulation period is short compared with the narcotic period, while with others, such as ether, the reverse is the case.
 

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