chibouk

noun
chi·​bouk | \ chə-ˈbük How to pronounce chibouk (audio) , shə- \
variants: or chibouque

Definition of chibouk

: a long-stemmed Turkish tobacco pipe with a clay bowl

First Known Use of chibouk

1811, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for chibouk

French chibouque, from Turkish çubuk

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“Chibouk.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chibouk. Accessed 30 Sep. 2022.

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