chewing tobacco

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chewing tobacco

A form of smokeless tobacco sold as a shredded product, in contrast to dipping tobacco in which the tobacco leaves are ground.

Health effects
Oral cancer; often disfiguring due to heroic surgery.

chewing tobacco

Smokeless tobacco, see there.

smoke·less to·bac·co

(smōklĕs tŏ-bakō)
A form of the leaf of the plant meant to be chewed or otherwise ingested orally, rather than smoked.
Synonym(s): chewing tobacco.

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Chowers MY, Lang R, Nassar F, Ben-David D, Giladi M, Rubinshtein E, et al.
Chowers (2006), a recent chairman of the political science department at Tel-Aviv University, who lost eight senior faculty in recent years (the number of department members during the 2006-2007 school year reached 16), writes "in those areas in which the university has, or had, first class researchers, it is losing them--just as the leadership and academic contributions of those who are leaving are reaching their peak.
Kaiserman I, Anteby I, Chowers I, Blumenthal EZ, Kliers I, Pe'er J.
I would like to thank my fellow panelists George Anastaplo, Norma Thompson, Joseph Macfarland, and Katherine Philippakis for their comments; Alasdair MacIntyre, Clifford Orwin, Irad Kimhi, Alkis Kontos, Daniel Doneson, Alberto Spektorowski, Eyal Chowers, Anna Kochin, and members of the Tel Aviv Seminar in Political Philosophy also gave helpful advice.
Rahier JF, Ben-Horin S, Chowers Y, Conlon C, De Munter P, D'Haens G, et al.
Chowers M, Lang R, Nassar F, Giladi D, Rubinshtein E, Itzhaki A, et al.
Chowers is an infectious disease specialist in Meir Medical Center, Kfar Sava, Israel, which is affiliated with Tel Aviv University.
Chowers,(*) Ruth Lang,(*) Faris Nassar,([dagger]) Debora Ben-David,([double dagger]) Michael Giladi,([sections]) Eitan Rubinshtein,([double dagger]) Avi Itzhaki,([paragraph]) Josef Mishal,(#) Yardena Siegman-Igra,([sections]) Ruth Kitzes,(**) Neora Pick,([dagger])([dagger]) Zvi Landau,([double dagger])([double dagger]) Dana Wolf,([subsections]) Hanna Bin,([paragraphs]) Ella Mendelson,([paragraphs]) Silvio D.
This article outlines the epidemiologic aspects of this WN fever epidemic; Chowers et al.