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hashish

 [hash-ēsh´]
a preparation of resin scraped from the flowering tops of the plant Cannabis sativa, smoked or chewed for its intoxicating effects; it is far more potent than marijuana.

hash·ish

(hash'ish, -ish'), Pronunciation of this word with the stress on the final syllable more nearly approximates the sound of the Arabic word on which it is based.
A form of cannabis that consists largely of resin from the flowering tops and sprouts of cultivated female plants; contains the highest concentration of cannabinols among the preparations derived from cannabis.
[Ar. hay]

hashish

/hash·ish/ (hă-shēsh´) [Arabic] a preparation of the unadulterated resin scraped from the flowering tops of female hemp plants (Cannabis sativa), smoked or chewed for its intoxicating effects. It is far more potent than marijuana.

hashish

also

hasheesh

(hăsh′ēsh′, hă-shēsh′, hä-)
n.
Resin prepared from the flowering tops of the female cannabis plant and smoked, chewed, or ingested to induce euphoria.

hashish

See cannabis.

hashish

Marijuana, see there.

hash·ish

(hah-shēsh')
A form of cannabis that consists largely of resin from the flowering tops and sprouts of cultivated female hemp plants of the species Cannabis sativa; contains the highest concentration of cannabinols among preparations derived from cannabis.

hashish

See CANNABIS.

hash·ish

(hah-shēsh')
A form of cannabis that consists largely of resin from flowering tops and sprouts of cultivated female plants.

hashish

dried flowering or fruiting tops of the plant Cannabis sativa. Animals that eat it show nervous signs of incoordination, and sleepiness, sometimes alternating with periods of excitement.
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John Scullion, prosecuting, said: "If the total amount of cannabis resin was subdivided into its lowest common street deal the potential value would be approximately pounds 2,922,857.
The court heard he entered his plea on the basis that, after going to Jamaica for his grandmother's birthday, a man asked if he would bring a small amount of cannabis resin back to the UK.
aa These indications show that, regarding cannabis resin, about 95% of the seizures were destined to international trafficking, mainly to western Europe, the source added.
Although Morocco has made gains in reducing cannabis and cannabis resin production in recent years, long term efforts are stymied by the fact that the cannabis drug industry serves as means of livelihood for large segments of Morocco's population situated in the northern tip of the country between the Rif Mountains and the Mediterranean Sea, where cultivation is centered.
Seals bearing the origin and quality of the cannabis resin are usually imprinted on the drug as a proof of its reliability, said customs officials in the city of Niigata.
A 32-year-old Polish man has been arrested on suspicion of attempting to smuggle cannabis resin into Japan by concealing it in a bagged wrapped around his legs, Narita airport police and customs office said Monday.
Law enforcement authorities have arrested a Portuguese man on suspicion of trying to smuggle about 6 kilograms of cannabis resin into Japan, investigative sources said Friday.
2 kilograms of cannabis resin into Japan in February, police said Wednesday.
2 tons of cannabis resin worth over pounds 4 million.
Officers have recovered in excess of 300kg of cannabis resin.
According to police, a 32-year-old man and an 18-year-old woman were arrested at around 6pm on Thursday when, during a search in the man's car, 14 grammes of cannabis resin and 4 grammes of cannabis were found.
Carys Jones, 23, of Orchard Lane, Pengam, admitted one charge of possessing cannabis resin with intent to supply and one of supplying cannabis resin between January 1, 2010 and October 5, 2010, when she appeared at Merthyr Tydfil Crown Court.