Definition of mephedrone in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈmefədrōn/


A synthetic mood-altering drug with stimulant properties.
  • Chemical formula: C11H15NO.
Example sentences
  • Psychologists at Liverpool John Moores University are conducting research into the effects of mephedrone on up to 50 students.
  • A later report, in March 2010, stated that the wholesale price of mephedrone was 4000 per kilogram.
  • There have been other unconfirmed reports speculating about the role mephedrone has played in the deaths of several young people in the UK.


Early 21st century: blend of methyl and ephedrine + -one.

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Syllabification: me·phed·rone

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