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cuspidor


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cuspidor  \Cus"pi*dor\  (-d?r),  n.  [Pg.  cuspideria  fr  cuspir  to 
  spit.] 
  Any  ornamental  vessel  used  as  a  spittoon;  hence  to  avoid  the 
  common  term,  a  spittoon  of  any  sort. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  cuspidor 
  n  :  a  receptacle  for  spit  (usually  in  a  public  place)  [syn:  {spittoon}] 




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