Etymology
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ganja (n.)

also ganjah, powerful preparation of cannabis sativa, 1800, from Hindi ganjha.

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Definitions of ganja

ganja (n.)
a strong-smelling plant whose dried leaves can be smoked for a pleasant effect or pain reduction;
Synonyms: marijuana / marihuana / Cannabis sativa
ganja (n.)
the most commonly used illicit drug; considered a soft drug, it consists of the dried leaves of the hemp plant; smoked or chewed for euphoric effect;
Synonyms: cannabis / marijuana / marihuana
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