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Meaning of CANNABIS

Pronunciation:  'kanubis

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a soft drug consisting of the dried leaves of the hemp plant; smoked or chewed for euphoric effect
  2. [n]  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

CANNABIS is a 8 letter word that starts with C.


 Synonyms: dope, gage, ganja, grass, hemp, marihuana, marijuana, Mary Jane, pot, sens, sess, skunk, smoke, weed
 See Also: Acapulco gold, bush, cannabis, cannabis, Cannabis indica, Cannabis sativa, dope, gage, ganja, genus Cannabis, grass, hemp, Indian hemp, joint, marihuana, marijuana, marijuana cigarette, Mary Jane, Mary-Jane, Mexican green, pot, reefer, sens, sess, shrub, skunk, smoke, soft drug, spliff, stick, weed



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Can"na*bis\, n. [L., hemp. See {Canvas}.] (Bot.)
A genus of a single species belonging to the order
{Uricace[ae]}; hemp.

{Cannabis Indica}, the Indian hemp, a powerful narcotic, now
   considered a variety of the common hemp.