hashish

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noun hash·ish \ ˈha-ˌshēsh , ha-ˈshēsh \

Definition of hashish

:the concentrated resin from the flowering tops of female hemp plants (Cannabis sativa or C. indica) that is smoked, chewed, or drunk for its intoxicating effect called also charas, hash; compare bhang, marijuana

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Origin and Etymology of hashish

Arabic ḥashīsh


HASHISH Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of hashish for English Language Learners

  • : an illegal drug that comes from the hemp plant and that is usually smoked or chewed


Medical Dictionary

hashish

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noun hash·ish \ ˈhash-ˌēsh , ha-ˈshēsh \

medical Definition of hashish

:the concentrated resin from the flowering tops of the female hemp plant of the genus Cannabis (C. sativa) that is smoked, chewed, or drunk for its intoxicating effect called also charas; compare bhang 2, marijuana


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