flue-cured

adjective
\ ˈflü-ˌkyu̇rd How to pronounce flue-cured (audio) \

Definition of flue-cured

: cured with heat transmitted through a flue without exposure to smoke or fumes flue-cured tobacco

First Known Use of flue-cured

1905, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of flue-cured was in 1905

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“Flue-cured.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/flue-cured. Accessed 19 Jan. 2022.

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