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peyotenoun [C]

uk   /peɪˈəʊ.ti/  us   /-ˈoʊ.t̬i/ US
a ​type of ​cactus (= a ​desertplant), ​part of which can be taken as a ​drug that makes you ​hallucinate (= ​see things that do not ​exist) or the ​drug itself
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