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From Spanish, from Classical Nahuatl peyotl.
- IPA: /peɪˈjoʊti/
- A small, spineless cactus (Lophophora williamsii) found from southwest United States to central Mexico that produces buttonlike tubercles that can be chewed for its psychedelic effect, primarily from the drug mescaline. Also called mescal.
- A mescal button produced by the plant.
From Classical Nahuatl peyotl.
peyote m (plural peyotes)
- English: peyote