e-cigarette

[ ee-sig-uh-ret ]
/ ˈiˌsɪg əˌrɛt /
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noun

a device used to simulate the experience of smoking, having a cartridge with a heater that vaporizes liquid nicotine instead of burning tobacco.

Nearby words

  1. e-boat,
  2. e-book,
  3. e-car,
  4. e-card,
  5. e-cash,
  6. e-commerce,
  7. e-crime,
  8. e-crm,
  9. e-fit,
  10. e-government

Origin of e-cigarette

2005–10; e-2 (electronic) + cigarette

Also called electronic cigarette, Informal, e-cig.

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