from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A receptacle for tobacco ashes and cigarette and cigar butts.

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  • noun A receptacle for ash and butts from cigarettes and cigars.
  • proper noun poker slang An ace and a three as a starting hand in Texas hold 'em due to phonetic similarity with "Ace-Trey"

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  • noun a receptacle for the ash from smokers' cigars or cigarettes


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