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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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