[gahn-juh, gan-]
marijuana, especially in the form of a potent preparation used chiefly for smoking.
Also, ganjah.

1680–90; < Hindi gā̃jā hemp, the cut tops and leaves of nonfertilized female hemp plants; compare Sanskrit gañjā hemp Unabridged
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ganja (ˈɡɑːndʒə)
a highly potent form of cannabis, usually used for smoking
[from Hindi gājā, from Sanskrit grñja]

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Word Origin & History

"powerful preparation of cannabis sativa," 1800, from Hind. ganjha.
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Example sentences
They won't arrest you for possessing marijuana or ganja or something else, but you're still not allowed to have it.
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