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crack:

see cocainecocaine
, alkaloid drug derived from the leaves of the coca shrub. A commonly abused illegal drug, cocaine has limited medical uses, most often in surgical applications that take advantage of the fact that, in addition to its anesthetic effect, it constricts small arteries,
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What does it mean when you dream about cracks?

Can represent a flaw or weakness. A crack in a dream could be drawing on the meaning of an idiom, such as “papering over the cracks,” “cracking up,” or “falling through the cracks.”

crack

[krak]
(chemistry)
To break a compound into simpler molecules.
(engineering)
To open something slightly, for instance, a valve.
(science and technology)
A fissure.

crack

A building defect consisting of complete or incomplete separation within a single element or between contiguous elements of constructions.

crack

1. a break or fracture without complete separation of the two parts
2. a physical or mental defect; flaw
3. a broken or cracked tone of voice, as a boy's during puberty
4. Slang a processed form of cocaine hydrochloride used as a stimulant. It is highly addictive
5. Obsolete slang a burglar or burglary

crack

To break into. See cracker.
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Siddeley, 19, of Warrington Road, Leigh, was sentenced to five years and four months for conspiracy to supply crack cocaine and heroin.
Another key gang member, he pleaded guilty to conspiracy to supply heroin and crack cocaine and proceeds of crime act offences.
Mohammed Iqbal, 26, unemployed, of Painswick Road, Hall Green, jailed for ten years for conspiracy to supply heroin and crack cocaine and one year for driving whilst disqualified.
Mahmood, 23, of Dark Lane, Batley, was also jailed for 32 months after he admitted one offence of possessing heroin with intent and one of possessing crack cocaine with intent to supply.
Begum was involved on six occasions and Shanoor Ali made a delivery of crack cocaine on one occasion.
Galbraith's brother John, 28, of Fallows Court, Cannon Park, Middlesbrough, admitted one supply - a deal of one rock of crack cocaine on the doorstep of a Union Street home.
Also, as a result of a month-long investigation, up to five grams of crack cocaine and two bags of marijuana were recovered from the first-floor apartment at 54 Lake St.
To fill this gap in the literature, this exploratory study sought to answer this question: What are the perceptions of the risk for contracting HIV/AIDS by engaging in high-risk behaviors related to crack cocaine use among active crack cocaine users?
But Brit bosses decided to find another candidate after Michael's recent drugs bust, when he was arrested in a toilet on Hampstead Heath with crack cocaine.
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A REPEAT drug dealer was jailed for seven years yesterday after being caught with pounds 430 of crack cocaine.
A YOUTH found with pounds 3,000 worth of crack cocaine and a large stash of cash at his home was sentenced to two years' detention yesterday.