smokable

adjective
smok·​able | \ ˈsmō-kə-bəl How to pronounce smokable (audio) \
variants: or smokeable

Definition of smokable

: fit for smoking

Examples of smokable in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Florida voters in 2016 approved a constitutional amendment that broadly legalized medical marijuana in the state, but lawmakers initially banned smokable marijuana. Christine Sexton, orlandosentinel.com, "Nearly half of medical marijuana users in Florida smoke it," 22 Nov. 2019 About a quarter of the fast-growing North Carolina hemp industry’s revenue comes from smokable products, according to Blake Butler, executive director of the North Carolina Industrial Hemp Association. Sophie Quinton, chicagotribune.com, "CBD may be natural, but is it safe?," 22 Oct. 2019 This sector also includes smokable plant material that looks an awful lot like regular cannabis, but contains extremely low levels of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) the compound that gets people high. David Meyer, Fortune, "As Europe’s Cannabis Industry Opens Up, Established Canadian Companies Are Pouncing," 19 July 2019 Tennessee prohibited smokable hemp sales to minors. Washington Post, "North Carolina proposes smokable hemp ban as demand grows," 4 July 2019 The government wanted to take a cautious and thoughtful approach to the process, Gomez said, noting how the products were limited mostly to smokable cannabis, seeds, plants and oils. Alicia Wallace, CNN, "CEO ouster at Canopy Growth highlights growing pains for cannabis industry," 5 July 2019 The answer then would be edibles or other non-smokable forms of marijuana. Kathleen Gray, Detroit Free Press, "Recreational pot in Michigan: 6 things to know as state prepares for licenses," 3 Apr. 2019 His death created a media frenzy amid a national panic over crack, a cheap, smokable form of cocaine that was alarming drug-abuse experts and fueling a wave of violent crime in American cities, especially black neighborhoods. New York Times, "‘Lock the S.O.B.s Up’: Joe Biden and the Era of Mass Incarceration," 25 June 2019 After the state lost in circuit court, Gov. Ron DeSantis this year pushed through legislation that eliminated the ban on smokable marijuana. Jim Saunders, sun-sentinel.com, "Florida House wants to defend marijuana law that restricts number of businesses," 3 June 2019

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First Known Use of smokable

1839, in the meaning defined above

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“Smokable.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/smokeable. Accessed 14 December 2019.

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