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Definition of knockout drops in English:

plural noun

A drug in liquid form added to a drink to cause unconsciousness.
Example sentences
  • The young ingenue played by Béatrice Romand administers ‘knockout drops’ to a group of high-ranking Nazi officers who frequent the brothel where she works.

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