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e-cigarette Syllabification: e-cig·a·rette
Pronunciation: /ˌēsiɡəˈret/
(also informal e-cig)

Definition of e-cigarette in English:


Another term for electronic cigarette.
Example sentences
  • I am interested in trying their battery-powered e-cigs.
  • The company sent samples of both its regular, light, and menthol e-cigs.
  • In fact, the e-cigs are so realistic-looking, that, when I vaped one in public, a passerby or two admonished me on how bad smoking was for my health!

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