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cigar

noun [C] uk   /sɪˈɡɑːr/ us    /-ɡɑːr/
a tube made from dried and rolled tobacco leaves that people smoke: an after-dinner cigar and brandy
Translations of “cigar”
in Korean 시가…
in Arabic سيجار…
in French cigare…
in Turkish puro…
in Italian sigaro…
in Chinese (Traditional) 雪茄煙…
in Russian сигара…
in Polish cygaro…
in Spanish puro…
in Portuguese charuto…
in German die Zigarre…
in Catalan cigar…
in Japanese 葉巻…
in Chinese (Simplified) 雪茄烟…
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