filter cigarette


filter cigarette
filter cigarette,
a cigarette containing a section of filtering material such as cellulose, which removes undesirable elements from the smoke.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • filter tip — filter ,tip noun count an object at the end of a cigarette that removes some of the harmful chemicals from the smoke a. a cigarette with a filter tip ╾ filter ,tipped adjective …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • filter tip — ☆ filter tip n. 1. a cigarette tip containing cellulose, cotton, charcoal, etc. and serving as a mouthpiece through which the smoke is filtered 2. a cigarette having such a tip filter tip adj. filter tipped …   English World dictionary

  • filter tip — filter tipped, adj. 1. a mouthpiece for a cigarette or cigar having a means of filtering the smoke. 2. a cigarette or cigar having such a mouthpiece. [1930 35] * * * …   Universalium

  • filter-tipped — adj. having a tip designed to filter the smoke; of a cigarette or cigar; as, filter tipped cigarettes. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • filter tip — n a filter at one end of a cigarette that removes some of the harmful substances from the smoke >filter tipped adj …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • filter tip — filter tips N COUNT A filter tip is a small device at the end of a cigarette that reduces the amount of dangerous substances that pass into the smoker s body. Filter tips are cigarettes that are manufactured with these devices …   English dictionary

  • filter tip — ► NOUN ▪ a filter attached to a cigarette for removing impurities from the inhaled smoke …   English terms dictionary

  • cigarette — or cigaret [sig΄ə ret′, sig′ə ret΄] n. [Fr dim. of cigare, cigar < Sp cigarro: see CIGAR] a small roll of finely cut tobacco wrapped in thin paper for smoking and usually having a filter tip …   English World dictionary

  • filter tipped — cigarette with a filter attached …   English contemporary dictionary


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