inhalant

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inhalant

1. (esp of a volatile medicinal formulation) inhaled for its soothing or therapeutic effect
2. an inhalant medicinal formulation
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They said that the trend of using ice or methamphetamine, heroin and glue sniffing was on the rise among teenagers.
But footage of the reports on the Bible John murders from 1970 and a Current Account investigation into glue sniffing from 1977, showed there was always plenty of grit too.
A study by an NGO, working on the issues of street children in the metropolis, revealed that while 74 percent of these addicts are involved in either glue sniffing or hashish, 15 percent consume heroin.
of the bus station: Glue sniffing boys in Basra, An American supply
As indicated by the images' titles, their causes range from the straightforward (Electric Radiator [all works 2007], Candles) to the shady (Insurance Job, Glue Sniffing Kids) to the grisly (Vandals, Abduction).
1998 - Father Paul Orchard, 88, who was stabbed to death by a homeless man addicted to glue sniffing at a Catholic Church in Oldbury, West Midlands;
A succession of teenagers have used the overgrown railway embankment at the rear of Bede Court, Chester-le-Street, for illegal drinking, glue sniffing and drug taking.
STUDENTS from Wirral have been praised by a government minister for raising awareness of the dangers of glue sniffing.
Station officer Danny Moynihan, of Radford Road station in Coventry, said neighbours had been complaining of people sleeping in the building and fire crews found evidence of glue sniffing.
Mr Pearson assured the witness that he has nothing to fear from the police, adding: 'If he is afraid to come forward because he was perhaps involved in some activity such as glue sniffing or drug taking, we are not interested in that.
Aside from loneliness and being the perpetual outsider (she is a Yank), she has encounters with the school bully, glue sniffing, arson, and a schoolgirl crush on her chemistry teacher that goes beyond friendship.
I know he's into glue sniffing and although he managed to stop for a while, I suspect he's started again.