peyote

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English[edit]

peyote

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish peyote, from Classical Nahuatl peyotl.

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Noun[edit]

peyote (plural peyotes)

  1. 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.
  2. A mescal button produced by the plant.

Synonyms[edit]

  • (Lophophora williamsii): mescal

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Spanish[edit]

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peyote

Etymology[edit]

From Classical Nahuatl peyotl.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

peyote m (plural peyotes)

  1. peyote

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