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Categories: Brain disorders, Mental and behavioural disorders, Behavioral addiction, Articles with short description, All articles with style issues
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addiction  dependence  dependency  dependance  habituation
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Being abnormally tolerant to and dependent on something that is psychologically or physically habit-forming (especially alcohol or narcotic drugs) WordNet 3.0
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Being abnormally tolerant to and dependent on something that is psychologically or physically habit-forming (especially alcohol or narcotic drugs) WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
Addiction is a biopsychosocial disorder characterized by repeated use of drugs, or repetitive engagement in a behavior such as gambling, despite harm to self and others. Wikipedia
State characterized by compulsive engagement in rewarding stimuli despite adverse consequences Wikidata
A dependence on a habit-forming substance such as a drug or alcohol. OmegaWiki
A compulsive or chronic need. OmegaWiki
A state that is characterized by compulsive drug use or compulsive engagement in rewarding behavior, despite negative consequences. Wiktionary