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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Nar·gile Nar·gi·leh n.  An apparatus for smoking tobacco.  It has a long flexible tube, and the smoke is drawn through water.  Also called hoookah and water pipe.  Functionally similar to the hubble-bubble, a simplified form.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 nargileh
      n : an oriental tobacco pipe with a long flexible tube connected
          to a container where the smoke is cooled by passing
          through water; "a bipolar world with the hookah and
          Turkish coffee versus hamburgers and Coca Cola" [syn: hookah,
           narghile, sheesha, shisha, chicha, calean, kalian,
           water pipe, hubble-bubble, hubbly-bubbly]