bhang

noun
\ ˈbaŋ , ˈbäŋ \

Definition of bhang

1a : a mildly intoxicating paste of the ground leaves and flowering tops of cannabis used chiefly in southeastern Asia as an ingredient in various edible preparations
b : a traditional intoxicating drink of India typically containing bhang mixed with milk or yogurt, water, and spices

First Known Use of bhang

1563, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

History and Etymology for bhang

Hindi bhāṅg & Urdu bhang hemp

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bhang

noun
variants: also bang \ ˈbäŋ , ˈbȯŋ , ˈbaŋ \

Medical Definition of bhang

b : the leaves and flowering tops of uncultivated hemp : cannabis — compare marijuana
2 : an intoxicant product obtained from bhang — compare hashish

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