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navy plug

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noun
  1. a strong, dark tobacco in plug form.
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Origin of navy plug

An Americanism dating back to 1865–70
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Historical Examples

  • It seems that the only maritime aid I am to receive from the United States is some navy-plug to chew.

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    O. Henry