Definition of e-cigarette in English:

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e-cigarette

Pronunciation: /ˌēsiɡəˈret/
Pronunciation: /ˌēˈsiɡəˌret/
(also informal e-cig)

noun

Another term for electronic cigarette.
Example sentences
  • For the past six years, a merry band of 'vapers' has been gradually growing, coalescing and spreading the word about their nicotine product of choice: the e-cigarette.
  • Although it is not marketed as a stop-smoking aid, the vaping community is predominantly made up of people who were, until they started using the e-cigarette, smokers.
  • Instead of tobacco, the e-cigarette contains a mix of water, nicotine, artificial smoke flavor and propylene glycol, the chemical used in fog-making machines.

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Syllabification: e-cig·a·rette

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