corncob pipe
noun Date: 1832 a tobacco pipe with a bowl made of a corncob

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • corncob pipe — corn cob pipe (k[^o]rn k[o^]b p[imac]p ), n. a pipe[3] for smoking tobacco with a bowl made from a corncob. [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • corncob pipe — ☆ corncob pipe n. a tobacco pipe with a bowl made of a hollowed piece of dried corncob * * * …   Universalium

  • corncob pipe — ☆ corncob pipe n. a tobacco pipe with a bowl made of a hollowed piece of dried corncob …   English World dictionary

  • corncob pipe — noun also corncob : a tobacco pipe with a bowl made from a corncob or made to resemble a corncob …   Useful english dictionary

  • corncob — ☆ corncob [kôrn′käb΄ ] n. 1. the woody core of an ear of corn, on which the kernels grow in rows 2. a corncob pipe …   English World dictionary

  • pipe — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. passage, tube, main; briar, corncob, meerschaum; flute, fife, bagpipe, flageolet. See music, opening, cry. pipe down pipe dream pipe up II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [A tube] Syn. pipeline, drain pipe, sewer …   English dictionary for students

  • pipe — Synonyms and related words: English horn, Missouri meerschaum, Pandean pipe, adjutage, aerophone, anthem, aulos, bagpipe, ballad, bark, barrel, basset horn, basset oboe, bassoon, bawl, bay, beep, bell, bellow, blare, blast, blat, blow, blow a… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • pipe — n 1. tube, cylinder, conduit, duct, conveyor, reed, straw, stem; pipette, catheter, funnel, tubule, fistula, nipple; passage, capillary, artery, vein; hose, garden hose, rubber hose; flue, chimney, smokestack; gas pipe, gasline, pipeline,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • corncob — Synonyms and related words: Missouri meerschaum, auricle, briar, briar pipe, calean, calumet, churchwarden, clay, cob, corncob pipe, ear, ear of corn, hookah, hubble bubble, mealie, meerschaum, nargileh, peace pipe, pipe, pipe cleaner, pipe rack …   Moby Thesaurus

  • corncob — /kawrn kob /, n. 1. the elongated woody core in which the grains of an ear of corn are embedded. 2. Also called corncob pipe. a tobacco pipe with a bowl made from a corncob. [1780 90, Amer.; CORN1 + COB1] * * * …   Universalium

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