Meaning of phencyclidine

phen•cy•cli•dine

Pronunciation: (fen-sī'kli-dēn", -sik'li-), [key]
— n. Pharm.
  1. an anesthetic drug, CHN, used as an animal tranquilizer: also widely used in several forms as an illicit hallucinogen. Also called
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