Associations to the word «Hemp»


HEMP, noun. A tall annual herb, Cannabis sativa, native to Asia.
HEMP, noun. Various products of this plant, including fibres and the drug cannabis.
HEMP MILK, noun. A milky liquid made from hemp and used as a milk substitute, cooking ingredient or beverage.
HEMP TREE, noun. Another name of the chaste tree.

Dictionary definition

HEMP, noun. A plant fiber.
HEMP, noun. 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.
HEMP, noun. A rope that is used by a hangman to execute persons who have been condemned to death by hanging.

Wise words

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