Definition of 'tobacco'
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The ban on tobacco advertising displays hit sales at its small corner shops. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But let's say that we do give up salt and tobacco and alcohol. The Sun (2016)The former Bond star said he was not aware similar goods are a form of chewing tobacco. The Sun (2016)Liquid Spice is sprayed on the pictures so lags can tear off dried pieces and smoke it with tobacco. The Sun (2016)That's more than the Colorado taxman makes from alcohol and tobacco combined. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Our hospitals would be much quieter if it weren't for alcohol, tobacco and obesity. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Sharing the stage with representatives from tobacco giants, the men discussed how e-cigarettes were the future of nicotine consumption. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Stronger sterling would unwind some of the gains enjoyed by the likes of drug companies, tobacco firms and booze giant Diageo. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Its demise is often predicted - most recently it was hit by a ban on displaying tobacco products - but somehow it soldiers on. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The prospect of big tobacco firms making money from the health service is likely to cause unease. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It was a place people would come to get chewing tobacco and stuff like that. Christianity Today (2000)The tobacco giant is cutting the regions it covers from five to four. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Tobacco and alcohol are the main risk factors. The Sun (2013)The drink and the tobacco had made me giddy. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The virus shown in this illustration causes mosaic disease in tobacco plants. The Harper Dictionary of Science in Everyday Language (1988)When they came back from the funeral there was the long pipes and tobacco. Lost Voices of the Edwardians: 19011910 in the words of the Men & Women Who Were There (2006)Tobacco smoke also seeps out from under cells doors that are shut. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Tobacco smoke can decrease the number of negative ions in the air. Stay Well This Winter (1989)Successive governments have already banned tobacco advertising and forced through the introduction of picture warnings on packets. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Just like it does with alcohol and tobacco. Times, Sunday Times (2008) Drink and tobacco companies sponsor the sports and arts. The Sun (2010)Tobacco companies are also entering the fray in a bid to offset declining cigarette sales. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Electronic cigarettes provide smokers with the nicotine they seek without the deadly toxins delivered by smoking tobacco. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It can help withdrawal symptoms from both tobacco and alcohol. How to Lower High Blood Pressure (1994)BRITAIN'S tobacco giants have declared war over government plans to force shopkeepers to sell cigarettes from under the counter. The Sun (2010)Experiments were conducted on tobacco plants. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The existing bans on tobacco advertising and on smoking in public places were reinforced last year by a display ban in shops. Times, Sunday Times (2013)To protect its profits, the industry uses similar tactics to the old tobacco firms. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Judges dismissed challenges to the measures from Poland and tobacco firms. The Sun (2016)The Hangover star has quit tobacco chewing but it sounds like he could take up the habit again. The Sun (2011)Critics fear that a ban on being able to display or advertise tobacco products in stores will force many smaller shops out of business. Times, Sunday Times (2009)In America, lawyers who have successfully sued the tobacco giants are turning their attention to food suppliers. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Translations for 'tobacco'
British English: tobacco /təˈbækəʊ/ NOUN
Tobacco is the dried leaves of a plant which people smoke in pipes, cigars, and cigarettes.
- American English: tobacco
- Arabic: تِبْغ
- Brazilian Portuguese: tabaco
- Chinese: 烟草
- Croatian: duhan
- Czech: tabák
- Danish: tobak
- Dutch: tabak
- European Spanish: tabaco
- Finnish: tupakka
- French: tabac
- German: Tabak
- Greek: καπνός ταμπάκο
- Italian: tabacco
- Japanese: タバコ
- Korean: 담배
- Norwegian: tobakk
- Polish: tytoń
- European Portuguese: tabaco
- Romanian: tutun
- Russian: табак
- Spanish: tabaco
- Swedish: tobak
- Thai: ต้นยาสูบ
- Turkish: tütün
- Ukrainian: тютюн
- Vietnamese: cây thuốc lá
Definition of tobacco from the Collins English Dictionary
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