the parent compound of tetrahydrocannabinol, the active principle of marijuana.
an ancient town in SE Italy: Hannibal defeated the Romans here 216 b.c. Historical Examples Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 1 Various Stories By English Authors: Italy Various Kidnapped Robert Louis Stevenson The Lion’s Brood Duffield Osborne David Balfour, Second Part Robert Louis Stevenson The Story of Mankind Hendrik Van Loon Battle Studies […]
a port in N Kerala, in SW India, on the Arabian Sea. Historical Examples Castes and Tribes of Southern India Edgar Thurston Rulers of India: Albuquerque Henry Morse Stephens Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 17, Slice 4 Various Recollections of Thirty-nine Years in the Army Charles Alexander Gordon Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice […]
preserved in a can or jar: canned peaches. Informal. recorded: canned music. Informal. prepared in advance: a canned speech. Slang. drunk. to be able to; have the ability, power, or skill to: She can solve the problem easily, I’m sure. to know how to: He can play chess, although he’s not particularly good at it. […]