an ashtray mounted on a low pedestal, often placed next to an armchair, sofa, etc.
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What Does “FICO” Stand For?When was the last time you ordered a credit report? The paper document is abstruse enough, but you have to maneuver through the morass of oddly-named companies that produce them — Equifax, Experian, TransUnion and more. The process is abstract, but the results are concrete. There’s some new, and bad, news about those infamous numbers. More than a quarter of Americans now have scores of 599 or lower. …
- smoking car,
- smoking gun,
- smoking jacket,
- smoking lamp,
- smoking room,
- smoky eye,
- smoky hill
Also called smoker.
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Examples from the Web for smoking stand
Then I saw that I was in a small carpeted room, which was furnished only with a divan and a smoking-stand.The Mystery of the Hidden Room|Marion Harvey