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cheroot

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noun che·root \shə-ˈrüt, chə-\

Definition of cheroot

  1. :  a cigar cut square at both ends



Origin and Etymology of cheroot

Tamil curuṭṭu, literally, roll


First Known Use: circa 1679


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