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meth head

Someone who abuses or is addicted to an amphetamine, especially methamphetamine. This state is a thoroughfare for methamphetamine to the rest of the country, so it's little wonder that there are so many meth heads here.
See also: head, meth

meth monster

1. Someone who abuses or is addicted to an amphetamine, especially methamphetamine. This state is a thoroughfare for methamphetamine to the rest of the country, so it's little wonder that there are so many meth monsters here. I came out to see some devious little meth monster stripping parts from my car.
2. An epidemic of methamphetamine abuse or addiction. A number of states are pouring resources into law enforcement and prevention campaigns to slow the spread of the meth monster, which has been destroying communities around the nation.
See also: meth, monster

meth

1. n. denatured alcohol; methyl alcohol. (Streets and underworld.) Meth used to be pink. Now they put something in it to make you vomit.
2. n. methamphetamine. (Drugs.) Usually meth is injected, having almost an immediate effect.
3. n. methadone. (Drugs.) Sometimes meth means methadone, a drug used in drug treatment.

meth monster

n. a habitual user of methamphetamine. These teenage meth monsters can be a real menace when they need juice.
See also: meth, monster
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Wakeman, Steve 2017 "Book Review: Travis Linnemann, Meth Wars: Police, Media, Power." Crime, Media, Culture 14(2): 340-42.
'The sale of crystal meth is still not against the law,' he said.
Its other side effects, though, are what make meth such a potent driver of risky sexual behavior.
In Wichita, meth is a serious threat to the safety of the gay community.
"Tarex encrypts pseudoephedrine, protecting its chemical code and making it virtually impossible to 'hack' by illegal meth producers.
Nexafed turns into an unusable gel when one is attempting to make meth. Sen.
Two adults died: one, who might have been a meth cook, was found dead in a meth laboratory; the second was a law enforcement official.
Tough policing has driven the highly toxic super-labs south of the border where meth is manufactured outside the sight of U.S.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Proving that making smart choices just isn't his forte, a suburban Chicago man was busted for running a meth lab again and happened to be wearing a "Breaking Bad" inspired t-shirt at the time of his arrest.
The abuse of methamphetamine (METH) results in a number of serious public health problems owing to its strongly addictive nature and potent neurotoxicity [1].
Methamphetamine (METH) is a potent addictive psychostimulant, commonly referred to as "speed," "crystal," "crank," "go," and "ice." It is reportedly being abused by approximately 35 million people worldwide [1].
On July 1, 2001, the number of inmates incarcerated for methamphetamine (including possession, possession with intent to deliver, sale or manufacturing of meth) stood at 230.