A bribe in which the payment is drugs, not money (in contrast to the similarly constructed "payola"). A little drugola can go a long way in this part of town, if you know what I'm saying.
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n. a bribe paid by drug dealers to the police for protection. (Patterned on payola.) Frank pays a little drugola, but mostly the cops never come into this area anyway.
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