narghile


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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 argument that broke out between them turned physical with the Syrian being injured on the lips, when the Iranian struck him with the narghile.
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In the late 1970s and early 1980s spondylids became again objects of direct exploitation, when the catch was extended to deeper areas, and for longer periods, prompted by the use of "SCUBA" and "hookah" (narghile) systems.
A water funnel, otherwise called a shisha, narghile, hookah, which comprises a head into which tobacco is set, a body that is half-loaded with water, and a hose through which the client breathes in.
The association screamed loud lately at the administration department of the Lebanese University for the purpose of banning smoking in Lebanese drama scenes, in terms of annulling also the designs showing smoking in general, cigarette and narghile in particular.