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cannabis

noun [U] uk   us   /ˈkæn.ə.bɪs/
a drug made from the dried leaves and flowers of the hemp plant that produces a pleasant feeling of being relaxed when smoked or eaten: Are you in favour of the legalization of cannabis?
Translations of “cannabis”
in Arabic حَشيش…
in Korean 대마, 캐나비스…
in Malaysian kanabis…
in French cannabis…
in Turkish esrar…
in Italian canapa indiana…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大麻,大麻製品…
in Russian конопля…
in Polish marihuana…
in Vietnamese cây gai dầu…
in Spanish hachís…
in Portuguese maconha…
in Thai กัญชา…
in German der Hanf, das Haschisch…
in Catalan marihuana…
in Japanese 大麻…
in Indonesian ganja…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大麻,大麻制品…
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