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narghile

(när`gəlē'): see pipe smokingpipe smoking.
The habit of smoking various substances probably arose independently in different parts of the world. Herodotus in the 5th cent. B.C. describes the Scythians as inhaling the fumes of burning leaves until they were intoxicated.
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The company currently runs 20 factories in Egypt, producing cigarettes, cigars, pipe tobacco and molasses tobacco, which is used for the narguileh.
In the cigarettes GCC countries, shisha (or narguileh or water pipe) is the primary type of other tobacco used.
The Municipality's latest attempt to limit use of public space by banning narguileh on the Corniche and dogs," wrote one user on the social media site Twitter.
BEIRUT: Beirut Municipal Council, headed by Mayor Jamal Itani, Wednesday proposed a regulation to ban dogs, motorbikes, and narguileh in public spaces across the city.
Their trade is in selling narguileh and cigarettes as well as food.
Mahmoud Fakih, who has asthma, complains that the smoke from cigarettes and narguileh bothers him -- as does the pollution from burning tires.
Meanwhile, Hussein Farhat, who was smoking narguileh in a classroom at the Faculty of Law at the same campus, broached the issue from both sides.
Shisha," she says, pointing at the narguileh she's smoking while chatting.
Well, your children are exposed to worse air pollution every time you take them to restaurants that serve narguileh.
In more traditional gift shops like Sayegh's, customers mainly bought teddy bears, mugs and red narguileh pipes, but also "sexual toys," as Sayegh meekly explained.
Campaign coordinator Mohammad Abdel-Majid said the participants aimed to spread awareness throughout a society that is largely indifferent to the dangers of smoking cigarettes and narguileh.