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Psychotomimetic

psychotomimetic

1. A drug or substance that produces psychological and behavioural changes resembling those of psychosis; e.g., lSD.

2. Denoting such a drug or substance.

Synonym: psychosomimetic.

Origin: psychosis _ G. Mimetikos, imitative


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