Glossary

diamonds

In the context of cannabis extracts, diamonds does not mean the precious gemstone, although the substance is no less prized…

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CANNRA

CANNRA is the United States Cannabis Regulators Association. While not an advocacy organization, it is instead a facility group which…

2 weeks ago

Wake and Bake

"Wake and Bake" is a common term in stoner slang. It means to hit cannabis as soon as you wake…

4 weeks ago

US Hemp Farm Bills

In the United States, a farm bill is a legislative tool of the federal government to set updates for policy…

1 month ago

Delta 8 THC

Delta 8 THC is a cannabinoid found in cannabis, being one of the four most abundant cannabinoids in the cannabis…

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The War on Drugs

The War on Drugs is the official term for United States federal drug prohibition policy, both domestically and abroad. It…

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The MORE Act

In the United States, the MORE Act is the "Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement Act," a proposed piece of legislation…

2 months ago

plug

We explain what a plug is, how it fits into general weed culture, and why you're better off dealing with…

2 months ago

Dry Herb

Dry Herb is the cannabis flower buds themselves. There was a time when this was just about the only way…

9 months ago

BCC

The BCC is the California Bureau of Cannabis Control. It operates in the State of California under the Department of…

9 months ago

The Controlled Substances Act

The Controlled Substances Act (CSA) is a federal statute in the United States which defines the regulation standard for various…

10 months ago

Tolerance Break

THC in cannabis, like many psychoactive substances, tends to have diminishing returns over prolonged, steady use. This is because the…

10 months ago

RSO

RSO stands for "Rick Simpson Oil," the namesake of Canadian medical marijuana activist Rick Simpson. RSO contains lower concentrations of…

10 months ago

hemp

Hemp is a separate strain of cannabis, grown for its industrial uses as opposed to a psychoactive substance. History of…

10 months ago

Cotton Mouth

"Cotton mouth" is longstanding cannabis slang for an extremely dry mouth, such as the kind you only get from a…

1 year ago

Green Wednesday

Green Wednesday is the day before the American holiday of Thanksgiving. Since that day traditionally falls on a Thursday, the…

1 year ago

710 (Seven Ten)

By extension from "420," the numeric underground slang for cannabis, "710," pronounced "seven ten," is slang for cannabis vape oil.…

1 year ago

420 (Four Twenty)

Pronounced "four-twenty," it's a long-standing cultural code-word for cannabis The actual origins of this term are shrouded in Baby-Boomer-era stoner…

1 year ago