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psychotropic (adj.)

"affecting a person's mental state," especially "of or pertaining to drugs that affect mental states," 1956, from psycho- + -tropic, from Greek tropos "a turning," from trepein "to turn" (from PIE root *trep- "to turn"). Hence, what "turns" the mind.

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Definitions of psychotropic

psychotropic (adj.)
affecting the mind or mood or other mental processes;
Synonyms: psychoactive
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