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A regional term for marijuana cigarette

straw

1. mature, dry foliage of a cereal crop after the grain has been harvested by a header or by threshing. Has very low digestibility, energy and protein content. Used principally as bedding but in some economies is used as feed. Causes impaction of the rumen in cattle and ileocecal valve in horses. Is more digestible if chopped and fed with a protein supplement or urea. If left standing in the field is referred to as stubble. When fed in this way there is a variable amount of spilt grain available also.
2. a hollow, plastic tube used for the storage of frozen semen. See also french straws.

straw eating
a vice in stabled horses which may require muzzling to avoid the occurrence of impaction colic.
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The damage this week to a new vehicle was the final straw for the operator who has now withdrawn the service.
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Mandaric had targeted a play-off place but a dip in form has dropped Pompey into mid-table - and yesterday's thumping could be the final straw.
It had been claimed that England's uninspired showings last autumn, culminating in the dismal effort against Argentina - regarded as their worst performance in a decade - was the final straw for the RFU's national playing committee.
THE revelations of free air flights and taxi fares for Speaker Michael Martin and his family is the final straw.
He told the Sun newspaper that being called "an idiot" and "stupid" by Simon was the final straw.
The final straw came three minutes later, when Bryant tried to shoot a left-handed 22-footer over James.
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