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cut plug

noun
1.
compressed chewing tobacco in a portion-sized cake.
Origin of cut plug
1895-1900
1895-1900, Americanism
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  • Moralizing on the deceptiveness of appearances, Crimmins fortified himself with another slab of cut-plug.

    Garrison's Finish W. B. M. Ferguson
  • Odors from strong bacon and boiling coffee contended against the cut-plug fumes from the vespertine pipe.

    The Trimmed Lamp O. Henry

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