Herb, pot, piff, chong, kush, dope, ganja—we’ve all got our pet name for the holy smoke. Jonathon Green is a lexicographer and historian with a particular fascination with slang, and back in 2002, he put together a compendium of all the slang words for cannabis he could find. Journeying through counterculture, crime, spirituality and ancient China, the book is the only comprehensive dictionary of words for the wild weed and their etymology. PRØHBTD visited him in his flat in London and, surrounded by his admirable library of books, asked about his findings

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By Jak Hutchcraft on October 16, 2017