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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 Cav·en·dish /ˈkævən(ˌ)dɪʃ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Cav·en·dish n. Leaf tobacco softened, sweetened, and pressed into plugs or cakes.
 Cut cavendish, the plugs cut into long shreds for smoking.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : British chemist and physicist who established that water is
          a compound of hydrogen and oxygen and who calculated the
          density of the earth (1731-1810) [syn: Henry Cavendish]