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  1. hookah, narghile, nargileh, sheesha, shisha, chicha, calean, kalian, water pipe, hubble-bubble, hubbly-bubbly(noun)

    an oriental tobacco pipe with a long flexible tube connected to a container where the smoke is cooled by passing through water

    "a bipolar world with the hookah and Turkish coffee versus hamburgers and Coca Cola"

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  1. Nargileh(n.)

    An apparatus for smoking tobacco. It has a long flexible tube, and the smoke is drawn through water. Also called hoookah and water pipe. Functionally similar to the hubble-bubble, a simplified form.

  2. Origin: [Per. nrghl, prop., a cocoanut; prob. so called because first made of a cocoanut.]

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  1. Nargileh(noun)

    an apparatus for smoking tobacco. It has a long flexible tube, and the smoke is drawn through water

  2. Origin: [Per. nrghl, prop., a cocoanut; prob. so called because first made of a cocoanut.]

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