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Definition of Tobacco man
Tobacco manTobacco To*bac"co, n. [Sp. tabaco, fr. the Indian tabaco the
tube or pipe in which the Indians or Caribbees smoked this
plant. Some derive the word from Tabaco, a province of
Yucatan, where it was said to be first found by the
Spaniards; others from the island of Tobago, one of the
Caribbees. But these derivations are very doubtful.]
1. (Bot.) An American plant (Nicotiana Tabacum) of the
Nightshade family, much used for smoking and chewing, and
as snuff. As a medicine, it is narcotic, emetic, and
cathartic. Tobacco has a strong, peculiar smell, and an
Note: The name is extended to other species of the genus, and
to some unrelated plants, as Indian tobacco (Nicotiana
rustica, and also Lobelia inflata), mountain tobacco
(Arnica montana), and Shiraz tobacco (Nicotiana
2. The leaves of the plant prepared for smoking, chewing,
etc., by being dried, cured, and manufactured in various
Tobacco box (Zo["o]l.), the common American skate.
Tobacco camphor. (Chem.) See Nicotianine.
Tobacco man, a tobacconist. [R.]
(a) A pipe used for smoking, made of baked clay, wood, or
(b) (Bot.) Same as Indian pipe, under Indian.
Tobacco-pipe clay (Min.), a species of clay used in making
tobacco pipes; -- called also cimolite.
Tobacco-pipe fish. (Zo["o]l.) See Pipemouth.
Tobacco stopper, a small plug for pressing down the tobacco
in a pipe as it is smoked.
Tobacco worm (Zo["o]l.), the larva of a large hawk moth
(Sphinx, or Phlegethontius, Carolina). It is dark green,
with seven oblique white stripes bordered above with dark
brown on each side of the body. It feeds upon the leaves
of tobacco and tomato plants, and is often very injurious
to the tobacco crop. See Illust. of Hawk moth.
Meaning of Tobacco man from wikipedia
is the common
name of several plants
in the Nicotiana genus
and the Solanaceae
(nightshade) family, and the general
term for any product
- Red Man
is a brand
of chewing tobacco
in the United States which
was first introduced
in 1904. Red Man
come as leaf tobacco
, in contrast...
- with Skys****er Magazine, Tobacco
said that his name derived
from "a character
me out as a kid, the Tobacco Man
to the character...
was long used in the early
Americas. The arrival
of Spain introduced tobacco
to the Europeans, and it became
a lucrative, heavily traded
- Chewing tobacco
is a type of smokeless tobacco product consumed
of the tobacco between
the ch**** and gum or upper
lip and teeth,...
is a smokeless tobacco
made from ground
or pulverised tobacco
leaves. It is inhaled
or "snuffed" into the nasal
is a type of finely ground
or shredded, moistened smokeless tobacco
product. It is commonly
and idiomatically known
as "dip". Dipping tobacco
- The following
is an incomplete
list of tobacco
is the agricultural product
of the leaves
in the genus
Nicotiana. All species...
- A heated tobacco product
(HTP) is a tobacco product
at a lower temperature
cigarettes. These products
- The Marlboro Man
is a figure
used in tobacco advertising campaigns
cigarettes. In the United
originated, it was...
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