cannabis indica

noun

cannabis in·​di·​ca
-bə̇ˈsindikə
plural cannabes indicae
-ˌbēˈzindəˌsē,
-ˌbāˈsində̇ˌkī
: a variety of cannabis (see cannabis sense 2) obtained in India
used especially in pharmacy

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, Indian hemp

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“Cannabis indica.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cannabis%20indica. Accessed 18 Jul. 2024.

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