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E-Cigs 101: Test Your E-Cig Vocabulary


Next up in E-Cigs 101 – we’re going back to the very basics with an e-cig glossary. There’s no time like the present to brush up on all the e-cig terms that you need to know. Ready to get started? Just browse through the handy glossary below:

Atomizer (Atty) – The atomizer is the part of electronic cigarette that vaporizes the liquid solution

Battery (Batt) – The device that powers electronic cigarettes

Cartomizer – A cartridge and atomizer all in one piece.  Comes in a variety of flavors.

Cartridge (Cart) – The part of the e-cigarette that contains the mouthpiece and the reservoir with the solution to be vaporized.

E-Cig – An abbreviation for electronic cigarette

Mod – Short for a modified e-cigarette

Modder – Someone who makes changes or modification to an e-cig

No-Nic – An electronic cigarette without any nicotine content

Personal Vaporizer – Another name for an electronic cigarette

PG – Propylene Glycol

PV – Short form of Personal Vaporizer

Vaper – A person who uses an electronic cigarette

Vaping – Using an electronic cigarette

Vapor – The misty substance emitted from an e-cig