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bhang

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noun \ˈbaŋ, ˈbäŋ\

Definition of bhang

  1. :  a mildly intoxicating preparation of the leaves and flowering tops of uncultivated hemp; also :  hemp 1a, c — compare marijuana, hashish



Origin and Etymology of bhang

Hindi bhāṅg & Urdu bhang hemp


First Known Use: 1563


Medical Dictionary

bhang

noun

Medical Definition of bhang

  1. 1a:  hemp 1b:  the leaves and flowering tops of uncultivated hemp :  cannabis—compare marijuana

  2. 2:  an intoxicant product obtained from bhang—compare hashish



Variants of bhang

also

bang

\ˈbäŋ, ˈbȯŋ, ˈbaŋ\play play play

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