noun Etymology: Hindi cilam & Urdu chilam, from Persian chilam Date: 1781 1. the part of a water pipe that contains the substance (as tobacco or hashish) which is smoked; also a quantity of a substance thus smoked 2. a funnel-shaped clay pipe for smoking

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