- pertaining to chemicals or drugs that affect the mind or behavior.
- any such substance, especially when used as a chemical warfare agent.
Origin of psychochemical
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- any of various chemical compounds whose primary effect is the alteration of the normal state of consciousness
- of or relating to such chemical compounds
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- A psychoactive drug or substance.
- Of or relating to psychochemicals.
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