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tetrahydrocannabinol

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noun tet·ra·hy·dro·can·nab·i·nol \-ˌhī-drə-kə-ˈna-bə-ˌnȯl, -ˌnōl\

Definition of tetrahydrocannabinol

  1. :  thc



Origin and Etymology of tetrahydrocannabinol

tetrahydro- (combined with four atoms of hydrogen) + cannabin + 1-ol


First Known Use: 1940


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tetrahydrocannabinol

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noun tet·ra·hy·dro·can·nab·i·nol \-kə-ˈnab-ə-ˌnȯl, -ˌnōl\

Medical Definition of tetrahydrocannabinol

  1. :  thc; especially :  thc a




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