TITLE

marijuana, marihuana

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1304
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "marijuana" or "marihuana" is presented. Marijuana is the dried flowering tops of Cannabis sativa, the hemp plant. Its active ingredient is delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol which may produce euphoria, alterations in mood and judgment and changes in sensory perception, cognition and coordination. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21235052

 

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