mescaline

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n mescaline the hallucinatory alkaloid that is the active agent in mescal buttons
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n mescaline Methyl-3, 4, 5-trimethoxybenzylamine, (CH3O)3C6H2.CH2NHCH3, an alkaloid found in mescal-buttons. It crystallizes in needles which melt at 151° C.
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Usage

In literature:

It had come out of the old experiments with lysergic acid and mescalin.
"Last Resort" by Stephen Bartholomew
Lysergic acid (LSD), mescaline, and psilocybin cause illusions and hallucinations.
"What Works: Schools Without Drugs" by United States Department of Education
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In news:

Pan Seared Fillet of Salmon set over mescaline greens, topped with a Toasted Pecan Lump Crab Salad, and a Green Grape Buerre Blanc, finished with Crispy Leeks.
Looking at Chaim Soutine 's 1925 oil painting Flayed Beef is like taking mescaline in a slaughterhouse.
Brew Views Reservoir Dogs is a shut-in child's mescaline dream of criminal cool.
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