[ sahy-kot-oh-muh-met-ik, -mahy- ]
/ saɪˌkɒt oʊ məˈmɛt ɪk, -maɪ- /
(of a substance or drug) tending to produce symptoms like those of a psychosis; hallucinatory.
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Words nearby psychotomimetic
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British Dictionary definitions for psychotomimetic
/ (saɪˌkɒtəʊmɪˈmɛtɪk) /
(of drugs such as LSD and mescaline) capable of inducing psychotic symptoms
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Medical definitions for psychotomimetic
[ sī-kŏt′ō-mə-mĕt′ĭk, -mī- ]
Tending to induce hallucinations, delusions, or other symptoms of a psychosis. Used of a drug.
A psychotomimetic drug, such as LSD.
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