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hallucinogenic

[ huh-loo-suh-nuh-jen-ik ]
/ həˌlu sə nəˈdʒɛn ɪk /
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adjective
producing hallucinations: a hallucinogenic drug.
of, relating to, or constituting a hallucinogen or hallucinogens: He took some strange tablets and has just woken from weird hallucinogenic dreams.
resembling or recalling the state of consciousness induced by a hallucinogen: The film contains a wild kaleidoscope of unequivocal camp and hallucinogenic color.
noun
a hallucinogenic substance: Side effects of hallucinogenics are still being researched.
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Origin of hallucinogenic

First recorded in 1950–55; hallucino(gen) + -genic
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British Dictionary definitions for hallucinogenic

hallucinogenic
/ (həˌluːsɪnəʊˈdʒɛnɪk) /

adjective
(of drugs, plants, substances, etc) inducing hallucinations
having qualities suggestive of hallucination or hallucinogensstrange, hallucinogenic scenes
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