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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cocaine  \Co"ca*ine\,  n.  (Chem.) 
  A  powerful  alkaloid,  {C17H21NO4},  obtained  from  the  leaves  of 
  coca.  It  is  a  bitter,  white,  crystalline  substance,  and  is 
  remarkable  for  producing  local  insensibility  to  pain. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  cocaine 
  n  :  a  narcotic  (alkaloid)  extracted  from  coca  leaves;  used  as  a 
  surface  anesthetic  or  taken  for  pleasure;  can  become 
  addictive  [syn:  {cocain},  {coke},  {snow},  {C}] 




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