phencyclidine

phencyclidine
phen•cy•cli•dine
[[t]fɛnˈsaɪ klɪˌdin, -ˈsɪk lɪ-[/t]] n.
pha an anesthetic drug, C17H25N, used as an animal tranquilizer: also widely used as an illicit hallucinogen
Also called PCP
Etymology: 1955–60; phen-+cycl (-ic) + -idine

From formal English to slang. 2014.

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