cannabis

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cannabis

noun arouser, bhang, cannabis sativa, drug, grass, hash, hashish, hemp, marijuana, narcotic, pot, weed
Associated concepts: drug laws
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A question of rank: Using DNA barcodes to classify Cannabis sativa and Cannabis indica.
The Cannabis sativa versus Cannabis indica debate: An interview with Ethan Russo, MD.
When I first considered this issue in the early 1970s, I assumed that cannabis as medicine would be identical to the marijuana that is used for other purposes (the dried flowering tops of female Cannabis indica plants); its toxicity is minimal, its dosage is easily titrated, and, once freed of the prohibition tariff, it will be inexpensive.
5) American-grown cannabis sativa was thought to have negligible psychoactivity, being thereby distinguished from medical-grade cannabis indica, which was imported from India via England.
No one, whether a pharmacist or not, under this law, has any right to sell any preparation of Cannabis indica to any person under 18 years of age except on the written order of an adult.
The major marijuana sales are for Cannabis sativa, having a greater percentage of THC, and Cannabis indica, having the higher concentration of CBD.