Acapulco gold


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A potent strain of marijuana—Cannabis sativa—grown near Acapulco, Mexico, so named either for (1) the gold-green to golden brown colour of its leaves, or (2) the higher potency of the smoked product which thus commands a higher price (gold)
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Acapulco gold

Drug slang Marijuana from southwestern Mexico See Marijuana.
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