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psychedelic

, psychodelic
1. relating to or denoting new or altered perceptions or sensory experiences, as through the use of hallucinogenic drugs
2. denoting any of the drugs, esp LSD, that produce these effects
3. Informal (of painting, fabric design, etc.) having the vivid colours and complex patterns popularly associated with the visual effects of psychedelic states

psychedelic

[‚sī·kə′del·ik]
(psychology)
Of, pertaining to, or producing a psychic state.
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According to researchers from Ohio State University in the US, psychedelic mushrooms evolved to contain psilocybin - the ingredient behind the hallucinations - as a way to fend off insects.
According to the researchers at the Psychedelic Research Group, Department of Medicine, Imperial College London, UK, these psychedelic compounds can induce lasting changes in personality traits, attitudes and beliefs in both healthy subjects and patient populations.
Lead author Peter Hendricks from the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, USA analysed 480,000 American adult respondents from the past 13 years to explore the connection between the use of classic psychedelic substances and criminal behaviour.
The study further adds to the understanding of how psychedelics could affect patients with depression and similar conditions.
People are much less likely to relapse back to drinking after they've had a psychedelic experience, because they can see there's a world out there which isn't all about the bottle.
The Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies is a nonprofit research and educational organization that develops medical, legal and cultural contexts for people to benefit from the careful uses of psychedelics and marijuana.
The Psychedelic Gospels" follows the authors' anthropological adventure discovering sacred mushroom images in European and Middle Eastern churches, including Roslyn Chapel and Chartres; provides color photos showing how R.
Psychedelic education, new modalities, and coming opportunities in mental health.
Also from Greece, the three-member psychedelic punk rock band Space Slavery will introduce the crowd to songs on their debut album with the same name as the band.
Synopsis: The word psychedelic means mind manifesting or mind revealing.
However, the combination of six furlongs and soft ground are enough for me to think he is no good thing at a short price, and in the Ger Lyons-trained Psychedelic Funk he is taking on a horse who has been just as impressive on his two starts yet is four times the price.
adult male inmates who did not take psychedelic drugs were arrested within six years for domestic battery after their release, compared to a rate of 27 per cent for those who had taken drugs such as LSD, psilocybin (commonly known as magic mushrooms) and MDMA (ecstasy).