Lophophora williamsii, Lophophora diffusa
From Spanish peyote, from Classical Nahuatl peyotl.
- IPA(key): /peɪˈjoʊti/
peyote (plural peyotes)
- A small, spineless cactus (Lophophora williamsii) found from southwest United States to central Mexico that produces buttonlike tubercles that can be chewed for its psychedelic effect, primarily from the drug mescaline.
- A mescal button produced by the plant.
- (Lophophora williamsii): mescal
- peyote on