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mescaline (n.)

crystalline alkaloid, 1896, from German mezcalin (1896), so called because it originally was found in the buttons that grow atop the mescal cacti (see mescal). With chemical suffix -ine (2).

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Definitions of mescaline from WordNet

mescaline (n.)
the hallucinatory alkaloid that is the active agent in mescal buttons;
Synonyms: peyote
From wordnet.princeton.edu