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ly·ser·gic acid

 (lĭ-sûr′jĭk, lī-)
n.
A crystalline alkaloid, C16H16N2O2, derived from ergot and used in medical research as a psychotomimetic agent.

lysergic acid

(lɪˈsɜːdʒɪk; laɪ-)
n
(Elements & Compounds) a crystalline compound with a polycyclic molecular structure: used in medical research. Formula C16H16N2O2
[C20: from (hydro)lys(is) + erg(ot) + -ic]

ly•ser′gic ac′id

(laɪˈsɜr dʒɪk, lɪ-)
n.
a crystalline solid, C16H16N2O2, obtained from ergot or synthesized: used in the synthesis of LSD.
[1930–35; (hydro)lys(is) + erg (ot) + -ic]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lysergic acid - a crystalline acid often used in medical research; obtained from ergotic alkaloids
acid - any of various water-soluble compounds having a sour taste and capable of turning litmus red and reacting with a base to form a salt
Translations
acid lisergic

lysergic acid

[lɪˈsɜːdʒɪk ˈæsɜːd] Nácido m lisérgico
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USA], Oct 24 (ANI): People using magic mushrooms, lysergic acid diethylamide or LSD, which is a powerful hallucinogenic drug and mescaline (a substance derived from the peyote cactus) are less likely to engage in criminal offences and anti-social behaviour.
The officials found that students as young as 13, including girls, were taking what they call high-end drugs like Lysergic Acid Diethylamide (LSD) and Methylenedioxy-methamphetamine (MDMA), popularly known as Ecstasy.
The racketeers supplied high-end party drugs such as Lysergic Acid Diethylamide (LSD) and Methylenedioxy Methamphetamine (MDMA) to employees of multi-national firms, members of the Telugu film industry and students, among others, the investigators have said.
Of course, the mindaltering qualities of LSD - lysergic acid diethylamide - also led to misery, addiction and death for many of the hippie generation.
The police had recovered 1,400 microdots of LSD ( Lysergic Acid Diethylamide) in a raid at a Mumbai hotel.
Lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD) was used extensively for treating mood disorders in the pre-antidepressant era, before it was prohibited in the late 1960s.
The toxicology results have been returned to police today which indicate that those tested ingested a cocktail of amphetamine-type substances (ATS) including Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA) , as well as a synthetic lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD), also known as N bomb.
The presence and levels of drugs and hormones can be detected in saliva including amphetamines, benzodiazepines, cocaine, alcohol, marijuana, opioids, lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD), phencyclidine (PCP) and tobacco.
About 190 million people all over the world consume one drug or the other be it Amphetamine, Cannabis Plant, Cocaine, Ephedrine, Ganja, Hashish, Heroin, Ketamne, Lysergic Acid Diethylamide (LSD), Methylamphetamine(MDMA), Methamphetamine, Methaqualone(Mandrax), Morphine, Opium, Poppy Husk et al that enslave their users.
A define medium for the production of lysergic acid alkaloids by Claviceps paspali.
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Clavicipitaceae often have ergot alkaloids profiles including clavine alkaloids, simple amides of lysergic acid and ergopeptine alkaloids.