Cannabis sativa

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Noun1.Cannabis sativa - a strong-smelling plant from whose dried leaves a number of euphoriant and hallucinogenic drugs are preparedCannabis sativa - a strong-smelling plant from whose dried leaves a number of euphoriant and hallucinogenic drugs are prepared
Acapulco gold, Mexican green - a particularly potent variety of marijuana
cannabis, hemp - 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
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It is native to the United States and is referred to as a ditch weed in some areas, because it grows wild.
No, I'm not talking about those little rolled pieces of paper filled with the Virginia ditch weed the growers sweep off the floor once all the top buyers have had their pick.
The cannabis of 1936 apparently was so potent that it could destroy society--this at a time when so-called ditch weed prevailed, which decidedly lacked potency compared to today's boutique brands.