It is a term referring to dried pieces of the cannabis plant consisting of flower buds and leaves specifically used for its potent resinous glands (trichomes). It is less powerful as compared to hashish or concentrates as it contains lower levels of THC. It can be rolled in joints, blunts, be smoked in pipes or bongs or be infused with edibles to be consumed for medical purposes. Due to its different effects, marijuana is categorized as a depressant, stimulant and hallucinogen. It also goes by many street names including pot, grass, ganja, weed etc.

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