Definition of cannabin in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈkanəbən/


A poisonous resin extracted from cannabis.
Example sentences
  • He should know that although cannabin drugs are not addictive in the ordinary sense, they can occasionally be associated with a psychological dependence.
  • The resin of Cannabis; extracts of cannabis; tinctures of cannabis; cannabin tannate.
  • This resin - cannabin - is very soluble in alcohol and ether; partially soluble in alkaline, but insoluble in acid, solutions.
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