Cannabis sativa


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Related to Cannabis sativa: hemp, Cannabis indica, bhang
  • noun

Synonyms for Cannabis sativa

a strong-smelling plant from whose dried leaves a number of euphoriant and hallucinogenic drugs are prepared

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Cannabis sativa, best known as the source of marijuana, is probably the world's most recognizable, notorious and controversial plant.
He was named CEO and president of Cannabis Sativa with the purpose of selling medical and recreational cannabis.
A Cannabis sativa chemotype with a controlled high amount of CBD was used (de Meijeret al.
Someone who grew Cannabis indica, for example, could swap with someone who grew Cannabis sativa.
They analyzed the makeup of oil extracted from Cannabis sativa, often called industrial hemp, which is a cousin of marijuana but with very low levels of the chemical in pot that provides a high, Daily Science reported.
The EU regulations refer to the cultivation of industrial hemp, cannabis sativa L.
Hemp and marijuana are the same species, Cannabis sativa, just cultivated differently to enhance or reduce marijuana's psychoactive chemical, THC.
The scholar in his research has proved that the extracts of Bacopa moniera, Zingiber officinale and cannabis sativa have the potential to relieve cancer chemotherapy induced vomiting.
The National Botanic Garden of Wales a said there was "little doubt" the plants were cannabis sativa after studying our pictures.
The National Botanic Garden of Wales said there was "little doubt" the plants were cannabis sativa after studying our pictures.
Marijuana and hemp are both varieties of the plant Cannabis sativa L.
Specifically, over the last two decades, the need for adequate treatments for a growing chronically ill patient population (World Health Statistics 2008) has helped to ease long-standing prohibitions on the medical use of historically contrabanded botanicals, as is happening presently with Cannabis sativa L.
Alcohol came in fourth, tobacco finished seventh and even the prescription drugs Valium and Ritalin were deemed substantially more harmful than Cannabis sativa.
Moving to a larger scale, the third paper, by Shibani Bose, provides a detailed review (including a tabular database) of the archaeobotanical finds of the Middle Gangetic Plains, noting the presence of a number of significant crops at an early date, including Cannabis sativa in modern day Uttar Pradesh and Bihar.
The only drug cultivated in significant amounts domestically is cannabis sativa (marijuana).