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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

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

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

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

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

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


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