Definitions

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  • adj. Not tobacco or unrelated to tobacco.

Etymologies

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non- +‎ tobacco

Examples

  • In April, British American Tobacco said it was creating a start-up company, Nicoventures Ltd., that would develop nontobacco nicotine products to appeal to smokers seeking a safer alternative to cigarettes.

    Philip Morris Looks to Nicotine Aerosol

  • The rules include bans on giveaways of nontobacco items with the purchase of tobacco products and on outdoor tobacco ads within 1,000 feet of schools and playgrounds.

    Ad Industry Fights Tobacco Bill

  • "We've been experimenting with a nontobacco product, for $12, a mixture of hibiscus, eucalyptus and molasses," said Sabi Atteyih, the owner.

    Archive 2006-04-01

  • Economic Times said their nontobacco crops had been uprooted by village officials.

    NPR Topics: News

  • "The increase in premiums in tobacco users is directly related to the fact that tobacco users generally consume about 25 percent more health care services than nontobacco users," said Greg Rossiter, a company spokesman.

    NYT > Home Page

  • Mr. Rossiter defended the penalty for smokers, saying, "Tobacco users generally consume about 25 percent more health care services than nontobacco users."

    NYT > Home Page

  • The state law also would allow people to smoke nontobacco related products, if they are otherwise legal.

    LJWorld.com stories: News

  • The two, often after a break on the roof to smoke nontobacco products, battled for P-I headline dominance.

    Seattle Post-Intelligencer: Local News

  • The proposed ordinance defines "imitation tobacco product" as any edible nontobacco product designed to resemble a tobacco product or any nonedible, nontobacco product designed to look like a tobacco product intended to be used by children as a toy.

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