- a substance that produces hallucinations.
Origin of hallucinogen
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- any drug, such as LSD or mescaline, that induces hallucinations
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Word Origin and History for hallucinogen
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- A substance that induces hallucination.
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- A drug or chemical that causes a person to have hallucinations. Mescaline, LSD, and psilocybin are hallucinogens.
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A substance or drug that can cause hallucinations.
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