literature, usually in English, written by Canadians or written in or about Canada.
any of various tropical plants of the genus Canna, cultivated for their large, usually brightly colored leaves and showy flowers. Historical Examples The O’Donoghue Charles James Lever The Northern Iron George A. Birmingham Roughing it in the Bush Susanna Moodie The Dop Doctor Clotilde Inez Mary Graves The Entail John Galt David Fleming’s Forgiveness Margaret […]
a biologically active resin extracted from Indian hemp. noun a greenish-black poisonous resin obtained from the Indian hemp plant Also called cannabis resin
any of the chemical compounds that are the active principles of marijuana. Contemporary Examples The Stoner’s Guide to the Internet Abby Haglage August 5, 2014 noun any of the narcotic chemical substances found in cannabin
the parent compound of tetrahydrocannabinol, the active principle of marijuana.