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cuspidor (kus´pədor),

n a fixture provided on some dental operating units into which patients can expectorate. In current practice, most operating fields are kept clear of saliva by high-volume suction saliva ejectors.
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Lodge, one of Detroit's most-respected mayors, wrote his memoirs in 1949, he reminisced fondly about the days when Detroit had been one of the hubs of the tobacco industry and tobacco use so prevalent that his favorite teacher kept a cuspidor under his desk and the governor of Michigan was a tobacco manufacturer.
HAUNTED BY GUILT FOR HIS PART IN THE ACCIDENT, THE ONCE-GREAT LAWMAN AND PM PRACTITIONER HAS HIT ROCK BOTTOM, REDUCED TO EMPTYING CUSPIDORS IN SALOONS.
12), two shiny cuspidors, tokens of when Chuck once had to swab spittoons as a schoolboy, or a photo of a B-17 bomber, a memento of Sam's 53 missions across Europe in World War II.
Sleeping car porters tended smoggy smoking cars, swept up cigarette and cigar ashes, washed out cuspidors, and inhaled stale, smoky air for hours on end.