cuspidor


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a receptacle for spit (usually in a public place)

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58) Nor did he have any reservations about using tobacco around his children, even keeping a cuspidor in his living room.
Andrew Motion's favourite word is evening; fellow poet Keats settled for vale and that wizard of the English language, James Joyce, liked cuspidor (a kind of spittoon).
Although Belote probably sparked the physical assault by throwing a cuspidor at the girl she suspected of pilfering, the all-white jury still concluded that Virginia Christian had operated with "malicious intent.
I'll be working late with my typewriter"), though not much of one to the cuspidor industry, which dried up under the baleful glare of the less expectorating sex.
For example, existing power-driven dental equipment provided air that was not moisture- or oil-free, making high-volume evacuation impossible, causing suction devices to be inoperable, and the cuspidor to serve as a primary form of moisture control and waste receptacle.
A sink or cuspidor, stools and chairs, an accurate grinder, a scale, and a stove round out the essentials.
If so, we can only speculate that it was promptly booted out the first time it missed the cuspidor.
In 1953 when Grede's friend and philosophical ally John Brown assumed the Case presidency from Leon Clausen, the president's office contained a rolltop desk and a brass cuspidor, and the traditional Case management style based on frugality, individualism, integrity, conservatism, and an attention to business basics had been uninterrupted from the nineteenth century.
03 Contract Award Notice (below OJEU threshold) or call off from a framework (any value): NHS Lothian was tendering for the following dental equipment:Chalmers Dental Centre quantity two (2) dental equipment packages comprising of dental chair, dental unit fitted to dental chair, cuspidor / nurses unit chair mounted, chair mounted LED operated dental light, suction motor without amalgam separationSighthill Health Centre quantity three (3) dental equipment packages comprising of dental chair, dental unit fitted to dental chair, cuspidor / nurses unit chair mounted, chair mounted LED operated dental light, suction motor with amalgam separation.
Doctors are able to Radiumount a monitor, light, control, cuspidor, and assistant's arm.
Advertising cuspidor, brass, saloon style, Goldfield Hotel, Nevada: $275.
But her daily concessions were rendered the easier by vulgarities and harshnesses around her in what Papa, ever more embittered, called The Land of the Cuspidor.
It is humor that rings true because Tim has been there, and he renders the scene in every gritty detail of steely men, steaming kettles and suffering 16 years olds in a way that those few of us who survived those days can relate to now, though there were only a few of us who saw the humor in an overfilled 25 inch cuspidor back then.
But even I don't know that for the next four hours I will be using my necktie for a cuspidor.
Each Lot was evaluated and awarded separately:- Lot 1 Dental Equipment comprising of 1 x Special Care Surgery (dental chair with knee break facility, dental cart for two locations in the surgery, suction manifolds fitted to dental cabinets at two positions, suction motor with amalgam separation, ceiling mounted LED dental light) and 1 x Standard Surgery (dental chair, dental unit fitted to dental chair, cuspidor / nurses unit chair mounted, chair mounted LED dental light, suction motor with amalgam separation).