Cannabis

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Cannabis

The hemp plant cannabis Sativa. Hallucinogenic products prepared from the dried flowering tops of the plant include marijuana, hashish, bhang, and ganja. Any plant of the genus Cannabis; a coarse bushy annual with palmate leaves and clusters of small green flowers; yields tough fibers and narcotic drugs.A drug most commonly used recreationally in many societies which has hallucinogenic properties. Some recent research suggests that cannabis may have medicinal properties in curing / removing symptoms of degenerative diseases.