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peyote (n.)

"mescal cactus," 1849, in reference to the mescal made from it, from Mexican Spanish peyote, from Nahuatl (Aztecan) peyotl, said to mean "caterpillar;" the cactus so called from the downy button on top.

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Definitions of peyote

peyote (n.)
a small spineless globe-shaped cactus; source of mescal buttons;
Synonyms: mescal / mezcal / Lophophora williamsii
peyote (n.)
the hallucinatory alkaloid that is the active agent in mescal buttons;
Synonyms: mescaline
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