phencyclidine

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n phencyclidine a drug used as an anesthetic by veterinarians; illicitly taken (originally in the form of powder or `dust') for its effects as a hallucinogen
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Usage

In literature:

The analogs of phencyclidine cause illusions, hallucinations, and impaired perception.
"What Works: Schools Without Drugs" by United States Department of Education
Phencyclidine hydrochloride immobilization of the Carnivora and other mammals.
"Ecological Studies of the Timber Wolf in Northeastern Minnesota" by L. David Mech
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