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psilocin

[sil-uh-sin, sahy-luh-] /ˈsɪl ə sɪn, ˈsaɪ lə-/
noun, Biochemistry.
1.
a psilocybin metabolite with strong hallucinogenic potency, produced after ingestion of the mushroom Psilocybe mexicana.
Origin of psilocin
1955-1960
First recorded in 1955-60; psiloc(ybin) + -in2
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psilocin in Medicine

psilocin psil·o·cin (sĭl'ə-sĭn, sī'lə-)
n.
A potent hallucinogenic compound related to psilocybin.

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