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Medical Term:

euphoria

Pronunciation: yu-for'e-a

Definition:

  1. A feeling of well-being, commonly exaggerated and not necessarily well founded.
  2. The pleasure state induced by a drug or substance of abuse.

[eu- + G. phero, to bear]

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