LSD
noun Etymology: German Lysergsäure-Diäthylamid lysergic acid diethylamide Date: 1950 a semisynthetic illicit organic compound C20H25N3O derived from ergot that induces extreme sensory distortions, altered perceptions of reality, and intense emotional states, that may also produce delusions or paranoia, and that may sometimes cause panic reactions in response to the effects experienced — called also lysergic acid diethylamide

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  • LSD — LSD …   Deutsch Wörterbuch

  • Lsd — Pour les articles homonymes, voir LSD (homonymie). LSD …   Wikipédia en Français

  • LSD — (el. lsd) sb., LSD’en el. LSD’et …   Dansk ordbog

  • lsd — (el. LSD) sb., lsd’en el. lsd’et …   Dansk ordbog

  • LSD — bioquím. Siglas del dietilamida del ácido lisérgico. Droga muy potente extraída del cornezuelo de centeno que provoca alucinaciones y una alternancia de estados de euforia y abatimiento. Medical Dictionary. 2011. LSD …   Diccionario médico

  • LSD — statusas T sritis apsauga nuo naikinimo priemonių apibrėžtis Psichotropinė nepatvarioji kovinė nuodingoji medžiaga. LSD – kietoji kristalinė medžiaga; lydymosi temperatūra 83 °C, vandenyje netirpsta. Kovinė būsena – aerozolis. Mirtinoji dozė 1–5… …   Apsaugos nuo naikinimo priemonių enciklopedinis žodynas

  • LSD — n. lysergic acid diethylamide, a powerful hallucinogenic drug. [Acronym] Syn: lysergic acid diethylamide, acid. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • LSD — lysergic acid diethylamide, 1950, from Ger. Lysergsäure diäthylamid (abbreviated LSD in a Swiss journal from 1947). See LYSERGIC (Cf. lysergic). L.s.d. as the abbreviation of pounds, shillings, and pence is recorded from 1853 …   Etymology dictionary

  • lsd — lsd; LSD; …   English syllables

  • LSD — statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Haliucinogenas. atitikmenys: angl. LSD rus. ЛСД ryšiai: sinonimas – lizergo rūgšties N,N dietilamidas …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • LSD — [el΄es΄dē′] n. [l(y)s(ergic acid) d(iethylamide)] a crystalline compound, C15H15N2CON(C2H5) 2, an amide of lysergic acid, used in the study of schizophrenia and other mental disorders and as a psychedelic drug: it produces hallucinations,… …   English World dictionary

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