synhexyl

noun

syn·​hexyl
(ˈ)sin,
sən+
: a compound derived from dibenzo-pyran that is said to have a euphoriant action more powerful than that of cannabis and is used experimentally in the treatment of depressive mental states

Word History

Etymology

syn- + hexyl

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“Synhexyl.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/synhexyl. Accessed 19 Jun. 2024.

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