phencyclidine hydrochloride

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Noun1.phencyclidine hydrochloride - a drug used as an anesthetic by veterinariansphencyclidine hydrochloride - a drug used as an anesthetic by veterinarians; illicitly taken (originally in the form of powder or `dust') for its effects as a hallucinogen
hallucinogen, hallucinogenic drug, psychedelic drug, psychodelic drug - a psychoactive drug that induces hallucinations or altered sensory experiences
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Always cover marijuana, opiates (heroin and pharmaceuticals), lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD or acid), phencyclidine hydrochloride (PCP or angel dust), psilocybin mushrooms, mescaline, [gamma]-hydroxybutyrate (GHB) and other sedative-hypnotics, 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA or ecstasy), and cocaine and other stimulants, including those prescribed for ADHD.
Twenty-three million had used LSD once, and 6.6 million had used phencyclidine hydrochloride (PCP) once during their lifetime.