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psychomimetic


psychomimetic

adj psy·cho·mi·met·ic \ˌsī-kō-mə-ˈmet-ik, -mī-\

Definition of PSYCHOMIMETIC

:  producing effects (as hallucinations or paranoid delusions) that resemble or are identical with psychotic symptoms <psychomimetic drugs like mescaline>
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