Definition of performance-enhancing in English:

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Denoting or relating to a substance, typically one banned for use in competitive events, that is taken by an athlete or sports player to improve their performance: she was banned from competition for two years after admitting she had used performance-enhancing drugs
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  • Her ex-husband has reportedly told investigators she did use performance-enhancing drugs.
  • Peter says his dad could not understand why an athlete would take performance-enhancing drugs or accept money to compete.
  • The World Anti-Doping Agency lists over 400 performance-enhancing drugs, from amphetamines to cannabis to steroids.
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