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Main Entry: to·bac·co
Pronunciation: tschwa-primarystressbak-omacr
Function: noun
Inflected Form(s): plural -cos
1 : any of a genus of chiefly American plants of the nightshade family that have sticky leaves and tube-shaped flowers; especially : a tall upright tropical American herb with pink or white flowers that is grown for its leaves
2 : the leaves of cultivated tobacco prepared for use in smoking or chewing or as snuff
[tobacco illustration]

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