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ADDICT

addict  (a-dikt),  n.  A  person  who  habitually  uses  a  substance,  esp.  a  narcotic  drug.  [Cases:

Chemical  Dependents    1;  Controlled  Substances    38.C.J.S.  Chemical  Dependents  §§  2–3.]  —

addict (<<schwa>>-dikt), vb. — addictive,adj. — addiction,n.

drug addict.A person who is psychologically or physiologically dependent on a narcotic drug.

addict,vb.Roman  law.  1.  To  adjudge  (to);  to  deliver  under  court  order.  2.  More  broadly,  to

surrender a thing (to someone else). [Blacks Law 8th]