psilocin

[ sil-uh-sin, sahy-luh- ]

nounBiochemistry.
  1. a psilocybin metabolite with strong hallucinogenic potency, produced after ingestion of the mushroom Psilocybe mexicana.

Origin of psilocin

1
First recorded in 1955–60; psiloc(ybin) + -in2

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