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CANNABIS SATIVA

 Dictionary entry overview: What does Cannabis sativa mean? 

CANNABIS SATIVA (noun)
  The noun CANNABIS SATIVA has 1 sense:

1. a strong-smelling plant from whose dried leaves a number of euphoriant and hallucinogenic drugs are prepared

  Familiarity information: CANNABIS SATIVA used as a noun is very rare.


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CANNABIS SATIVA (noun)


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Meaning:

A strong-smelling plant from whose dried leaves a number of euphoriant and hallucinogenic drugs are prepared

Classified under:

Nouns denoting plants

Synonyms:

Cannabis sativa; ganja; marihuana; marijuana

Hypernyms ("Cannabis sativa" is a kind of...):

cannabis; hemp (any plant of the genus Cannabis; a coarse bushy annual with palmate leaves and clusters of small green flowers; yields tough fibers and narcotic drugs)

Meronyms (parts of "Cannabis sativa"):

Acapulco gold; Mexican green (a particularly potent variety of marijuana)


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