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marijuana

noun mar·i·jua·na \ˌmer-ə-ˈwä-nə, ˌma-rə- also -ˈhwä-\

: the dried leaves and flowers of the hemp plant that are smoked as a drug

Full Definition of MARIJUANA

1
:  hemp 1a, c
2
:  the dried leaves and flowering tops of the pistillate hemp plant that yield THC and are smoked in cigarettes for their intoxicating effect — compare bhang, cannabis, hashish

Variants of MARIJUANA

mar·i·jua·na also mar·i·hua·na \ˌmer-ə-ˈwä-nə, ˌma-rə- also -ˈhwä-\

Origin of MARIJUANA

Mexican Spanish mariguana, marihuana
First Known Use: 1894

Other Drug/Tobacco Terms

controlled, flake, herb, key, sodden

marijuana

noun mar·i·jua·na   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of MARIJUANA

1
:  hemp 1
2
:  the dried leaves and flowering tops of the pistillate hemp plant that yield THC and are sometimes smoked in cigarettes for their intoxicating effect—compare bhang, cannabis, hashish

Variants of MARIJUANA

mar·i·jua·na also mar·i·hua·na \ˌmar-ə-ˈwän-ə also -ˈhwän-\

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