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cancer stick Syllabification: can·cer stick

Definition of cancer stick in English:

noun

informal humorous
A cigarette.
Example sentences
  • Darrel pulled out a cigarette out of his jacket pocket and lit it, blowing the smoke from the cancer stick right into her face.
  • His thick eyebrows were concentrated on the cigarette smoke as he puffed the cancer stick.
  • Soon the smoke that lazily trailed from the glowing end of the cancer stick filled the entire elevator.

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