psychotogen

[ sahy-kot-uh-juhn, -jen ]
/ saɪˈkɒt ə dʒən, -ˌdʒɛn /

noun

a substance that causes a psychotic reaction.

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Origin of psychotogen

First recorded in 1955–60; psychot(ic) + -o- + -gen

OTHER WORDS FROM psychotogen

psy·chot·o·gen·ic, adjective
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