psychotogen

noun
psy·​choto·​gen | \ sī-ˈkät-ə-jən How to pronounce psychotogen (audio) \

Medical Definition of psychotogen

: a chemical agent (as a drug) that induces a psychotic state

Other Words from psychotogen

psychotogenic \ (ˌ)sī-​ˌkät-​ə-​ˈjen-​ik How to pronounce psychotogen (audio) \ adjective

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“Psychotogen.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/psychotogen. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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