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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The thickened juice of certain varieties of lettuce, used as a drug.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The inspissated juice of the common lettuce, sometimes used as a substitute for opium.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A drug consisting of the concreted milky juice of several species of Lactuca.


Modern Latin, from Latin lactūca ("lettuce") (Wiktionary)



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