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 (tĕt′rə-hī′drə-kə-năb′ə-nôl′, -nōl′, -nŏl′)


(ˌtɛ trəˌhaɪ drə kəˈnæb əˌnɔl)

a compound, C21H30O2, that is the physiologically active component in cannabis preparations, including marijuana and hashish, derived from the Indian hemp plant or produced synthetically. Abbr.: THC
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Noun1.tetrahydrocannabinol - psychoactive substance present in marijuanatetrahydrocannabinol - psychoactive substance present in marijuana
consciousness-altering drug, mind-altering drug, psychoactive drug, psychoactive substance - a drug that can produce mood changes and distorted perceptions

tetrahydrocannabinol (THC)

n tetrahidrocannabinol m (THC)
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2% of the psychoactive tetrahydrocannabinol, which is why it is legal in the UK.
State law now narrowly allows for the sale of oils with low levels of tetrahydrocannabinol, the psychoactive element in marijuana known as THC, and high levels of cannabidiol, a non-euphoric component known as CBD that is used to treat epilepsy and other chronic medical conditions.
It has emerged a threemonth agreement was given the green light by the Department of Health to use Tetrahydrocannabinol to treat people in constant agony.
Following the death, doctors found the child's blood and urine contained tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the main psychoactive ingredient in marijuana, they wrote in the journal.
He was taken to Huddersfield Police Station where a blood sample taken from him revealed traces of Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), a form of cannabis derivative in his system.
Researchers at Brigham Young University's (BYU) neuroscience department injected teenage male mice test subjects with tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) - marijuana's active ingredient - for a weeks time.
Authorities said on Friday they are investigating a case concerning the arrival at the Limassol post office of a parcel from the US which contained 40 grammes of liquid tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the psychoactive constituent of cannabis.
Boerste, also of Oakridge, was under the influence of methamphetamine, amphetamine, tetrahydrocannabinol and benzodiazepines at the time of the crash, a search warrant affidavit filed in circuit court earlier this summer showed.
According to the ordinance, only cannabis with a negligible content of the psychoactive substance tetrahydrocannabinol (less than 0.
Its major component, known as Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), possesses critical benefits but is subject to rapid endurance.
9 million for their phase I concept development addressing challenges including broken rail detection, tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) detection devices, and information tools for transit users.
It is often called a "synthetic cannabis" because the chemicals are designed to mimic the effects of the active part of cannabis called tetrahydrocannabinol (THC).