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paternal deprivation

  lossof the father, or growing up without a steady father figure may have deprivation effects,including a range of emotional and social disturbancesdepending on the nature and length of the absence.

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cross tolerance

this phenomenon arises in some drug categories, such as theopiates (heroin, morphine etc) and tryptamines (LSD,mescaline and psilocybin) when the prolonged use of one drugin the group results in the development of tolerance to theothers opioids.