Definitions

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  • noun A stick used for cleaning the teeth.
  • noun Any of various plants in the genus Gouania used for oral hygiene.

Etymologies

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chew +‎ stick

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  • It's a tree.

    In railroad telegraphers' shorthand the word meant "Absorb lighterage charge(s)". --US Railway Association, Standard Cipher Code, 1906. Compare chawstick.

    January 21, 2013