lysergic acid diethylamide

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lysergic acid diethylamide

(daɪˌɛθɪlˈeɪmaɪd; -ˌiːθaɪl-)
(Recreational Drugs) See LSD
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lysergic acid diethylamide: a crystalline solid, C20H25N3O, the diethyl amide of lysergic acid, a powerful psychedelic drug that produces temporary hallucinations and a psychotic state.


1. least significant digit.
2. pounds, shillings, and pence.
[< Latin librae, solidī, dēnāriī]
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Noun1.lysergic acid diethylamide - a powerful hallucinogenic drug manufactured from lysergic acid
controlled substance - a drug or chemical substance whose possession and use are controlled by law
drug of abuse, street drug - a drug that is taken for nonmedicinal reasons (usually for mind-altering effects); drug abuse can lead to physical and mental damage and (with some substances) dependence and addiction
hallucinogen, hallucinogenic drug, psychedelic drug, psychodelic drug - a psychoactive drug that induces hallucinations or altered sensory experiences
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lüsergiinhappe dietüülamiid
diéthylamide de l'acide lysergique

lysergic acid diethylamide

nLysergsäurediäthylamid nt
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ly·ser·gic ac·id di·eth·yl·am·ide

n. dietilamida del ácido lisérgico.
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lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD)

n di-etilamida del ácido lisérgico (LSD)
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The report alleged that B.I tried to buy LSD (lysergic acid diethylamide), a hallucinogen from the dealer.
Korean media outlet Dispatch earlier published an exclusive report saying B.I attempted to buy marijuana and lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD), a hallucinogenic drug.
A car rental employee in Arnold, Missouri, spiked his co-workers' drinks with LSD (lysergic acid diethylamide) because they had "negative energy," which he wanted to dispel.
Drug Enforcement Administration, "Schedule I drugs, substances or chemicals ( are defined as drugs with no currently accepted medical use and a high potential for abuse." Examples are: heroin, lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD), marijuana (cannabis), 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine (ecstasy), methaqualone and peyote.
It's unclear how long before being on duty any of the airmen had taken LSD, which stands for lysergic acid diethylamide. The drug became popularized as "acid" in the 1960s, and views since then have been widely split on its mental health risks.
The second chapter reviews the types of addictions, starting with alcohol and reaching up to benzodiazepine, barbiturates, cannabinoids, opiates, volatile substances, amphetamines / methamphetamines, cocaine and hallucinogens, including lysergic acid diethylamide, psilocybin, mescaline, phencyclidine, ketamine, colinoblocks, antihistamines, anti-parkinsonianes, mimefedron, synthetic cannabinoids and the very current and controversial, synthetic-ethnobotanic drugs.
[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.
There is some evidence that endogenous DMT could act as a neurotransmitter on sigma receptors (11,12), but human studies suggest that the psychoactive effects of classic/serotonergic hallucinogens such as lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD), psilocybin and DMT are mainly mediated by the [5-HT.sub.2A] receptor (8,13-15).
Lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD) was used extensively for treating mood disorders in the pre-antidepressant era, before it was prohibited in the late 1960s.
Like prescription drugs, there are too many illegal drugs such as marijuana, lysergic acid diethylamide, or heroin which are unhealthy for the user's body, mind, and social life.
The first occurred in a male aged 17 years, who suffered a cardiac arrest after reportedly taking a single "hit" of K2/Spice; the second occurred in an adult male with respiratory depression, agitation, and delirium/toxic psychosis after allegedly taking a synthetic cannabinoid and oxycodone; and the third occurred in an adult male with similar signs, who developed acute kidney injury after reportedly taking a synthetic cannabinoid, a synthetic cathinone (commonly known as bath salts), and the psychedelic drug lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD).