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Any of various organic substances, such as THC, found in cannabis.


(Chemistry) any of the narcotic chemical substances found in cannabin


(kəˈnæb əˌnɔɪd, ˈkæn ə bə-)

any of the chemical compounds that are the active principles of marijuana.
[1965–70; cannabin a hemp derivative (see cannabis, -in1) + -oid]


adj & n cannabinoide m; synthetic — cannabinoide sintético
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The results of this research will help us to better understand the effects of unique cannabinoid and terpenoid profiles so that we can breed and formulate accurate cannabis medicines for specific conditions," said Revolution Enterprises Chief Operations Officer Dustin Shroyer.
for the design and development of products for the delivery of cannabinoids and cannabinoid-derived formulations into the human body via the buccal mucosa (the inner lining of the mouth).
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Therapix Bio has announced that it has signed a Term Sheet to acquire a privately-owned company involved in the research and development of drug therapies based on synthetic cannabinoid substances, Dekel Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
We therefore commend the authors for their initial efforts to assess a breath test for cannabinoid detection.
Research is now blossoming around a lesser-known cannabinoid, cannabidiol, which is related to THC but does not share its psychoactive aspects.
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For the latter, longitudinal studies that investigate the effects of cannabinoid inhalation and ingestion on the quality of life of patients with HIV/AIDS, where SA should lead the way, are especially needed.
They are high-affinity full agonists at the cannabinoid receptor, which may be responsible for the adverse clinical effects associated with their use.
Washington, March 7 ( ANI ): A new study has revealed that cannabinoid receptors through which marijuana exerts its effects, can help in regulating anxiety and the flight-or-fight response.
The survey presented here was performed by the International Association for Cannabinoid Medicines (IACM), and is meant to contribute to the understanding of cannabinoid-based medicine by asking patients who used cannabis or cannabinoids detailed questions about their experiences with different methods of intake.