hallucinogenic substance

hallucinogenic substance
   see hallucinogen.

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  • hallucinogenic — /heuh looh seuh neuh jen ik/, adj. 1. producing hallucinations: a hallucinogenic drug. 2. of, pertaining to, or constituting a hallucinogen or hallucinogens. n. 3. a hallucinogenic substance. [1950 55; HALLUCINO(GEN) + GENIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • substance — noun 1 material ADJECTIVE ▪ addictive, cancer causing (esp. AmE), carcinogenic, dangerous, harmful, hazardous, noxious, poisonous, radioactive, toxic …   Collocations dictionary

  • hallucinogenic — 1. adjective /həˌlusənəˈdʒɛnɪk/ producing hallucinations After eating some hallucinogenic mushrooms, he said he saw a lot of pretty colors. See Also: hallucinogen 2. noun /həˌlusənəˈdʒɛnɪk/ a substance that is a hallucinogen. hallucinogenics are… …   Wiktionary

  • hallucinogenic — adj. Hallucinogenic is used with these nouns: ↑drug, ↑mushroom, ↑substance …   Collocations dictionary

  • hallucinogenic drug — noun a psychoactive drug that induces hallucinations or altered sensory experiences • Syn: ↑hallucinogen, ↑psychedelic drug, ↑psychodelic drug • Derivationally related forms: ↑hallucinogenic (for: ↑hallucinogen) …   Useful english dictionary

  • psychoactive substance — noun a drug that can produce mood changes and distorted perceptions • Syn: ↑psychoactive drug, ↑mind altering drug, ↑consciousness altering drug • Hypernyms: ↑drug • Hyponyms: ↑designer drug …   Useful english dictionary

  • drug use — Introduction       use of drugs for psychotropic rather than medical purposes. Among the most common psychotropic drugs are opiates ( opium, morphine, heroin), hallucinogens (LSD, mescaline, psilocybin), barbiturates, cocaine, amphetamines,… …   Universalium

  • drug cult — Introduction       group using drugs to achieve religious (religious experience) or spiritual revelation and for ritualistic purposes.       Though the idea may be strange to most modern worshippers, drugs have played an important role in the… …   Universalium

  • hallucinogen —    Also known as hallucinogenic drug, hallucinogenic substance, magicum, pseudohallucinogen, illusinogen, mysticomimetic, phanerothyme, *psychedelic, psychedelic drug, psychedelic substance, psychotic, psychotomimetic, *phantasticum, and… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • psychedelic —    Also referred to as psychedelic drug, psychedelic substance, hallucinogen, hallucinogenic drug, hallucinogenic substance, magicum, pseudo hallucinogen, illusinogen, mysticomimetic, phanerothyme, psychotic, psychotomimetic, phantasticum, and… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations