Definition of cannabinol in English:

cannabinol

Syllabification: can·nab·i·nol
Pronunciation: /ˈkanəbəˌnôl, kəˈnabənôl
 
 
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noun

Chemistry
A crystalline compound whose derivatives, especially THC, are the active constituents of cannabis.
More example sentences
  • The analysis showed that the Volcano vapor was remarkably clean, consisting 95% of THC with traces of cannabinol, another cannabinoid.
  • At that time, a few cannabinoids were already known: cannabinol, cannabidiol, and tetrahydrocannabinol.
  • THC, the main cannabinoid that causes a high, interacts with non-psychoactive cannabinoids, mainly cannabidiol and cannabinol.

Origin

late 19th century: from cannabis + -ol.

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