TITLE

peyote

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1647
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Definitions of the term "peyote" are presented. It refers to the cactus plant, Lophophora williamsii, from which the hallucinogen mescaline is obtained. It also refers to the drug from the flowering heads, buttons, of L. williamsii, used by some Native Americans to produce altered states of consciousness. The definitions are from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21240420

 

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