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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 stim·u·lant /ˈstɪmjələnt/
 (a.)興奮性的,激勵的,鼓舞的興奮劑,酒精性飲料

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 stim·u·lant /ˈstɪmjələnt/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Stim·u·lant a.
 1. Serving to stimulate.
 2. Physiol. Produced increased vital action in the organism, or in any of its parts.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Stim·u·lant, n.
 1. That which stimulates, provokes, or excites.
    His feelings had been exasperated by the constant application of stimulants.   --Macaulay.
 2. Physiol. & Med. An agent which produces a temporary increase of vital activity in the organism, or in any of its parts; -- sometimes used without qualification to signify an alcoholic beverage used as a stimulant.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 stimulant
      adj : that stimulates; "stimulant phenomena" [syn: stimulating]
      n 1: any stimulating information or event; acts to arouse action
           [syn: stimulation, stimulus, input]
      2: a drug that temporarily quickens some vital process [syn: stimulant
         drug]