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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.
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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]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

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.
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hashish

Marijuana, see there.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

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.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

hashish

See CANNABIS.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

hash·ish

(hah-shēsh')
A form of cannabis that consists largely of resin from flowering tops and sprouts of cultivated female plants.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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Drug officers discovered a piece of hashish hidden inside a kettle at R.Y.'s residence.
"The Swedish man told us that he got the hashish from a woman," an anti-narcotics officer said.
A study published in the American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse was among the first to examine prevalence and correlates of hashish use in a nationally representative sample of U.S.
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