[ te-truh-hahy-druh-kuh-nab-uh-nawl, -nol ]
/ ˌtɛ trəˌhaɪ drə kəˈnæb əˌnɔl, -ˌnɒl /
a compound, C21H30O2, that is the physiologically active component in cannabis preparations (marijuana, hashish, etc.) derived from the Indian hemp plant or produced synthetically. Abbreviation: THC
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Medicine definitions for tetrahydrocannabinol
[ tĕt′rə-hī′drə-kə-năb′ə-nôl′, -nōl′ ]
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