Definition of morphia in English:


Line breaks: mor|phia
Pronunciation: /ˈmɔːfɪə


  • old-fashioned term for morphine.
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    • Surgeons would attempt to stupefy the patient with alcohol, opium, or morphia, but with little effect.
    • Paul and Annie give her morphia to stop her pain.
    • His mother was wasted and almost ashen in the morning with the morphia.

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