Smoking car
Smoking Smok"ing, a. & n. from {Smoke}. [1913 Webster]

{Smoking bean} (Bot.), the long pod of the catalpa, or Indian-bean tree, often smoked by boys as a substitute for cigars.

{Smoking car}, a railway car carriage reserved for the use of passengers who smoke tobacco. [1913 Webster]


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  • Smoking — Smok ing, a. & n. from {Smoke}. [1913 Webster] {Smoking bean} (Bot.), the long pod of the catalpa, or Indian bean tree, often smoked by boys as a substitute for cigars. {Smoking car}, a railway car carriage reserved for the use of passengers who… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Smoking bean — Smoking Smok ing, a. & n. from {Smoke}. [1913 Webster] {Smoking bean} (Bot.), the long pod of the catalpa, or Indian bean tree, often smoked by boys as a substitute for cigars. {Smoking car}, a railway car carriage reserved for the use of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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