(Last Updated On: February 19, 2019)
VAPE: Abbreviation derived from Vapour (steam) or Vaporize (evaporation). The collective name of electronic cigarettes. The e-cigarette industry is more inclined to use because it can literally distinguish e-cigarettes from cigarettes. In 2014, it was named "The Year's Hot Word" by the Oxford Dictionary. A completely equivalent word has not yet been invented in Chinese.
Vaping: Refers to the behavior of smoking electronic cigarettes.
Vaper: Refers to all e-cigarette users.
PV: Private electronic cigarette device. Abbreviation for Personal Vaporizer. In the broad sense, the electronic cigarette in the hands of everyone can be called PV.
APV: Advanced Personal Vaporizer, advanced private electronic cigarette device. These devices usually require the user to understand some aspects of battery safety, atomizer principle, and Ohm's law. APV can be a pressure regulating box on the market or a mechanical cigarette.
EDC: Abbreviation for Everyday carry, carry things with you every day.
ADV: all day vape, full-day rations. Refers to smoke oil that is often used without feeling greasy. The taste of smoked oil is subjective, so others may not like ADV.
DIY: do it yourself. Including self-made silk, self-adjusting smoke oil and so on.
Vape Tricks: Generally refers to fancy smoking techniques. Such as smoke ring, jellyfish, dragon whiskers, tornadoes and so on.
Coil Art: Filigree art. Refers to the various winding processes of heating wire, which is popular among e-cigarette players.
MTL: Mouth mode. Mouth to the lungs, suitable for small smoke and smoking cessation for smokers.
DL: Pulmonary suction mode. Direct to Lung. Suitable for high power, low ohm, and large smoke players.
MTN: Oral and nasal mode. Mouth to Nose. It is neither a mouth suck nor a lung sucker. The smoke is only exhaled through the mouth and throat and then through the nose. It should be noted that nicotine is also absorbed in the nose and mouth mode.
Newbie: E-cigarette white.
REVIEWer: Electronic smoker. Refers to a group that makes a subjective evaluation of an e-cigarette through video or articles.
RELXer: Yueke. Refers to the people who are willing to use electronic cigarettes for cigarettes and harm reduction. It was originally the nickname of RELX e-cigarette brand for its users, taken from the brand vision "good smokers, worry-free".
Cloud Chaser: Cloud controller, the player who pursues big smoke.
VGOD: A representative of the fancy smoke show, whose members are swaying the industry for their smog. Has been commercialized.
NRT: Nicotine Replacement Therapy. Nicotine replacement therapy. Like nicotine chewing gum, nicotine patch, nicotine nasal spray, the principle that e-cigarettes can quit smoking is also based on nicotine replacement therapy.
ECF: E-Cigarette-Forum. The world's largest e-cigarette industry forum.
Cancer Stick: Cancer stick. Vapers is a nickname for cigarettes because it is the root of many diseases and cancers.
Stinkies: E-cigarette users re-smoking cigarettes to find the stench of smell, here refers to cigarettes. It is a nickname.
ENDS: Electronic Nicotine Delivery System: Generally refers to electronic cigarette products containing nicotine instead of traditional cigarettes.
Cigalike: Refers to the first generation of traditional simulated smoke.
Vape Pen: Pen-type electronic cigarette. Such as the ego/evod class.
Box Mod: Box-shaped electronic cigarette. Most of them belong to APV, named after the shape is like a box.
Mech Mod: Mechanical smoke. Refers to the electronic cigarette device without the control chip. Its security depends on the player's knowledge. Such as the Philippines cherry bomb, Petri, Rogue, VGOD and so on.
Pod Mod: Refers to a closed exchangeable electronic cigarette. Such as JUUL, BO, Phix, My Von Erl and so on.
Squonk Mod: Squeeze electronic cigarettes. There is a smoke oil squeeze bottle under the RDA atomizer. It is a method of feeding oil at the bottom. Such as GeekVape's Athena suit.
HnB: Heat but not Burn. Heats the non-burning smoking article. Such as Philip Morris International's IQOS, British American Tobacco's Glo, KT&G's Lil, etc., strictly speaking, it is not an electronic cigarette.
E-hookah: refers to the electronic hookah. Originally popular in the Arab population of the Middle East, representing brands such as BLOW.
EV: Energy Vapor, commonly known as an energy bar. It is an electronic atomization device that replaces nicotine with caffeine. Representative brands include Eagle, Nutrovape, etc., strictly speaking, they are not electronic cigarettes.
TC: Temperature control. Another mode of use that some e-cigarettes can provide in addition to the watt/power mode allows proper temperature control to be compatible with the heating wire so that the user can adjust its atomization temperature.
Atty: Abbreviation for Atomizer, which refers to the atomizer.
Ohm's law: Ohm's law: I = U / R. I represents current, expressed in amperes (Amp), R represents resistance, expressed in ohms Ω. For security reasons, this is a must-have for advanced e-cigarette players.
Sub Ohm: Low ohmic atomizing device. Usually refers to atomizers below 1 Ω, requiring high-power batteries and basic Ohm's law knowledge, and some players' pursuit of low ohms can reach dangerous criticality. Xiaobai needs to be cautious.
RBA: Rebuildable Atomizer, which refers to a self-loading atomizer. Including RTA, RDA, RDTA.
RTA: Rebuildable Tank Atomizer, generally refers to a DIY oil storage atomizer with an oil storage bin that rebuilds the atomization core and the oil storage bin is wrapped with an atomization bin. The nebulizer using a non-reconstructable finished atomizing core must be an oil storage atomizer, which is generally referred to as a "finished atomizer".
RDA: Rebuildable Dripping Atomizer, which means drip atomizer, no oil storage bin. Such as Vulcan, veil, Master, 528.
RDTA: Rebuildable Dripping Tank Atomizer. Drip and oil storage nebulizer. It is an upgrade combination of RTA and RDA. Such as Wiscom's theorem atomizer.
18650: A model of an external cigarette battery. The name comes from the battery size. 18 represents the diameter, 65 represents the length, and 0 is said to represent that the battery is cylindrical. The same is 18350, 18490, 18500, 20700, 21700, 26650 and so on.
PCB: Refers to the e-cigarette solution board.
Steeping: wake up. Process new or newly purchased smoke oil to achieve a better taste.
Freebase Nicotine: Freebase. The current form of nicotine in most electronic cigarette oils.
Nic Salt: Nicotine salt. Pax Labs was first used to make nicotine more stable by adding some acid. It is considered to be more effective than traditional free-alkali smoke oil in helping smokers quit smoking.
TFN: Tobacco Free Nicotine, tobacco-free nicotine. It is a laboratory synthetic nicotine, patented and trademarked by NextGeneration Labs. Not part of the FDA's tobacco control.