ganjah

ganja

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


Origin:
1680–90; < Hindi gā̃jā hemp, the cut tops and leaves of nonfertilized female hemp plants; compare Sanskrit gañjā hemp

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ganja (ˈɡɑːndʒə)
 
n
a highly potent form of cannabis, usually used for smoking
 
[from Hindi gājā, from Sanskrit grñja]

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ganja
"powerful preparation of cannabis sativa," 1800, from Hind. ganjha.
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