Tetrahydrocannabinol vs Tetrahydrocannabivarin - What's the difference?

tetrahydrocannabinol | tetrahydrocannabivarin |


As nouns the difference between tetrahydrocannabinol and tetrahydrocannabivarin

is that tetrahydrocannabinol is tetrahydrocannabinol (thc) while tetrahydrocannabivarin is a non-psychoactive cannabinoid found naturally in cannabis sativa ; an analogue of tetrahydrocannabinol with the sidechain shortened by two ch2.

tetrahydrocannabinol

Noun

(-)
  • (organic compound) The psychoactive substance present in cannabis, a hydrogenated derivative of cannabinol.
  • Synonyms

    * THC (abbreviation)

    tetrahydrocannabivarin

    Noun

    (-)
  • A non-psychoactive cannabinoid found naturally in Cannabis sativa ; an analogue of tetrahydrocannabinol with the sidechain shortened by two CH2.
  • Synonyms

    * THCV * tetrahydrocannabivarol