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THC

abbreviation
1.
tetrahydrocannabidinol: the active ingredient in cannabis, giving it its narcotic and psychoactive effects
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Word Origin and History for THC

thc

n.

active ingredient in marijuana and hashish, 1968, short for tetrahydrocannabinol (1940).

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THC in Medicine

THC (tē'āch-sē')
n.
Tetrahydrocannabinol; a compound that is obtained from cannabis or is made synthetically; it is the primary intoxicant in marijuana and hashish.

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THC

  1. tetrahydrocannabinol
  2. thermohaline circulation
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