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tet·ra·hy·dro·can·nab·i·nol(tĕt′rə-hī′drə-kə-năb′ə-nôl′, -nōl′, -nŏl′)
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tet•ra•hy•dro•can•nab•i•nol(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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|Noun||1.||tetrahydrocannabinol - psychoactive substance present in marijuana|
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tetrahydrocannabinol (THC)n tetrahidrocannabinol m (THC)
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