mescalism

noun
mes·​cal·​ism | \ ˈmes-kə-ˌliz-əm How to pronounce mescalism (audio) , mes-ˈkal-ˌiz-əm How to pronounce mescalism (audio) \

Medical Definition of mescalism

: intoxication produced by the use of peyote buttons

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“Mescalism.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/mescalism. Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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