calabash pipe, calabash tree, bottle gourd, gourd vine, Crescentia cujete, Lagenaria siceraria, gourd.
84. 153 The element of comedy shows itself from the beginning in Hideyoshi's character when he adopted the calabash,
in which he had carried water, as his symbol of victory.
" About three hundred million years difference between those two," he said, indicating Herman and his pet with a wave of the calabash.
" They lack," said he, pointing the calabash
pipe at Gideon Whipple, sitting patiently across the table from him, " they lack the third eye of wisdom."