from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A container designed for storing cigars or other tobacco products at a constant level of humidity.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A container designed to keep its contents at a constant humidity; especially such a box for storing cigars
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A box, often ornamental, in which cigars are kept moist or prevented from becoming too dry.
From humid (on the model of cuspidor).(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)