(US drugs) heroin, esp. when it is injected or smoked when one is suffering from withdrawal symptoms.
|Down These Mean Streets (1970) 5: I heard the change in his voice. The cura was taking effect. He was like normal now that the drug was part of him.|
|Underground Dict. (1972).|
|Texas Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse [Internet] ‘Appendix A: Gloss. of Tecato Argot’ La cura – Fix.‘An Ethnographic Study of Heroin Abuse by Mexican Americans in San Antonio, Texas’ on|
|ONDCP Street Terms 7: Cura (Spanish) — Heroin.|