Accession Number:

ADA347570

Title:

JPRS Report, Latin America, Reference Aid, Glossary of Spanish and Portuguese Narcotics Terms.

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Corporate Author:

JOINT PUBLICATIONS RESEARCH SERVICE ARLINGTON VA

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Report Date:

1989-05-04

Pagination or Media Count:

69.0

Abstract:

This JPRS report is a reference aid of Spanish and Portuguese narcotics terms. This reference aid is an update of the Glossary of Spanish Narcotics Terms dated 11 August 1986, hereby superseded, and is a compilation of commonly used Spanish-and Portuguese-language narcotics terms. The sources used in compiling this aid were the Spanish-language and Portuguese-language press of Central and South America the Los Angeles Superior Courts Drug Terminology General Glossary English-SpanishSpanish-English, published in March 1980 the English-language press of the United States and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration. Spanish entries followed by a parenthetical abbreviation indicate, but are not limited to, the area of common use in Latin America. All Portuguese entries are from Brazil. Following the glossary is a compilation of English terms for cocaine, heroin, LSD, and marijuana.

Subject Categories:

  • Information Science

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE