a device used to simulate the experience of smoking, having a cartridge with a heater that vaporizes liquid nicotine instead of burning tobacco.
- Also called electronic cigarette, Informal, e-cig .
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How to use e-cigarette in a sentence
Conservative hit man turned liberal media critic David Brock, spotted smoking an e-cigarette in the lobby.
Yet, evidence is emerging indicating that e-cigarette vapors might not be all that innocent.
The e-cigarette needs no additional evidence that it is a ringer.Big Tobacco, Not MRSA, Is the Real Problem With E-Cigarettes | Kent Sepkowitz | May 20, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Unlike cigarette poisoning, which usually involves the child eating it, e-cigarette liquid can affect those who simply smell it.CDC Study Finds Huge Increase of E-Cigarette Poisonings, Especially Among Children Under 5 | Abby Haglage | April 3, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The jump takes the proportion of e-cigarette related calls to poison centers from just 0.3 percent to 41.7 percent.CDC Study Finds Huge Increase of E-Cigarette Poisonings, Especially Among Children Under 5 | Abby Haglage | April 3, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST