Tobacco

Tobacco is a plant within the genus Nicotiana of the Solanaceae (nightshade) family. While there are more than 70 species of tobacco, the chief commercial crop is N. tabacum. The more potent species N. rustica is also widely used around the world. Dried tobacco leaves are mainly smoked in cigarettes, cigars, pipe tobacco and flavored shisha tobacc...
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Tobacco

• (n.) 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 acrid taste. • (n.) The leaves of the plant prepared for smoking, chewing, etc., by being dried, cured, and manufactured ...
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tobacco

(tә-bak´o) the dried prepared leaves of Nicotiana tabacum, an annual plant widely cultivated in the United States, the source of various alkaloids, the principal one being nicotine. See also smoking and nicotine poisoning.
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tobacco

1. <botany> 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 acrid taste. ... The name is extended to other species of the genus, and to some unrelated plants, as Indian tobacco (Ni...
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tobacco

baccy noun leaves of the tobacco plant dried and prepared for smoking or ingestion
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tobacco

Click images to enlargeAny of a group of large-leaved plants belonging to the nightshade family, native to tropical parts of the Americas. The species Nicotiana tabacum is widely cultivated in warm, dry climates for use in cigars and cigarettes, and in powdered form as snuff. (Genus Nicoti...
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Tobacco

[musician] Thomas Fec, better known by his stage name Tobacco, is an American electronic musician. He is the frontman of the band Black Moth Super Rainbow, in addition to working as a solo artist; in both settings he works most conspicuously with pre-digital electronic instruments such as analog synthesizers and tape machines. ==History== L...
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Tobacco

To·bac'co noun [ Spanish tabaco , from 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 , o...
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tobacco

A plant with leaves that have high levels of the addictive chemical nicotine. The leaves may be smoked (in cigarettes, cigars, and pipes), applied to the gums (as dipping and chewing tobacco), or inhaled (as snuff). Tobacco leaves also contain many cancer-causing chemicals, and tobacco use and exposure to secondhand tobacco smoke have been linked t...
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tobacco

common name of the plant Nicotiana tabacum and, to a limited extent, N. rustica and the cured leaf that is used, usually after aging and processing ... [32 related articles]
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tobacco

Description of the aroma of a wine as part of a wine address, It is the aroma for it Megastigmatrienon responsible. Especially wines from Chardonnay. Merlot. Sauvignon Blanc and Syrah own this idiosyncratic grade. But this is also typical of wines that one Barrique were subjected. A taste of roasted tobacco is through sotolone caused. See also belo...
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tobacco

Some red wines have the scent of fresh tobacco. It is a distinctive and wonderful smell in wine.
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Tobacco

The dried, prepared leaves of the tobacco plant that contain nicotine. Tobacco smoke is a hazard for smokers and exposed nonsmokers, including the fetus. Tobacco related complications during pregnancy can include low birth weight of the fetus, reduced placental blood flow, fetal breathing complications, stillbirth and SIDS in a newborn infant.
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Tobacco

Tobacco is a common smell found in mature wines. This can range from cigar tobacco to ash or even pipe aromatics. This is a positive trait.
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Tobacco

Tobacco is the name given to the leaves of those varieties of the Nicotiana which are prepared in different forms for use as a narcotic. It is generally manufactured for smoking, but also for chewing and as snuth.
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tobacco

tobacco, name for any plant of the genus Nicotiana of the Solanaceae family (nightshade family) and for the product manufactured from the leaf and used in cigars and cigarettes, snuff, and pipe and chewing tobacco. Tobacco plants are also used in plant bioengineering, and some of the 60 species are ...
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Tobacco

Tobacco: A South American herb, formally known as Nicotiana tabacum, whose leaves contain 2-8% nicotine and serve as the source of smoking and smokeless tobacco. Nicotiana tabacum belongs to the nightshade family, which also includes potatoes, tomatoes, eggplant and red peppers. All contain nicotine. However, the concentration of nicotine in those ...
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Tobacco

Trussed tobacco played the role of money in the region of the pacific islands until the twentieth century. In America, especially Maryland, tobacco money was even legal tender.
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tobacco

Type: Term Pronunciation: tō-bak′ō Definitions: 1. An herb of South American origin, Nicotiana tabacum, which has large ovate to lanceolate leaves and terminal clusters of tubular white or pink flowers. Tobacco leaves contain 2-8% of nicotine and are the source of smoking and chewing tobacco or snuff. Tobacco smoke contains nicotine...
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tobacco

[n] - aromatic annual or perennial herbs and shrubs 2. [n] - leaves of the tobacco plant dried and prepared for smoking or ingestion
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