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Glossary

Flower refers to the buds of the cannabis plant that are dried in order to be vaporized or used in extractions

Oil is a cannabis extract that can be consumed by vape or used in edibles.

Vaping or Vaporizing is a method of consuming cannabis that is safer for your lungs than smoking by combustion. It heats the flower or oil to a specific temperature that activates the cannabinoid and turns it into vapor

Edibles are cannabis-infused products like chocolate, gummies, etc. Digesting cannabis (vs inhaling vaporized flower or extract) often produces longer-lasting effects.

CBD or Cannabidiol is one of more than 100 molecules called cannabinoids found in the cannabis plant. CBD has no psychoactive properties and can be processed into topical, oil, or tincture medication to alleviate symptoms including nausea, arthritis, seizures, chronic pain and others. 

THC or Tetrahydrocannabinol is the cannabinoid molecule that produces a psychoactive effect and can be used as an appetite stimulant and to treat pain, nausea, and sleep and stress disorders.

Terpenes are a group of hydrocarbons found in the essential oils of the cannabis plant that produce the distinct flavor and smell of the flower.

Indica is a species of cannabis plant known for a sedative and relaxing effect and can alleviate chronic pain, anxiety, nausea, and insomnia and stimulate appetite.

Sativa is a species of cannabis plant known for its uplifting and energetic effect often used to treat depression and encourage creativity and amiability.

Hybrids are cannabis plants that have been cross-bred with both Indica and Sativa species, producing the characteristics of both.