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Title 7Subtitle BChapter ISubchapter APart 29Subpart C → §29.1085


Title 7: Agriculture
PART 29—TOBACCO INSPECTION
Subpart C—Standards


§29.1085   Width.

The relative breadth of a tobacco leaf expressed in relation to its length. Width, as an element of quality, does not apply to tobacco in strip form. (See Elements of Quality Chart.)

Elements      Degrees      
MaturityImmatureUnripeMatureRipeMellow.
Leaf structureTightCloseFirmOpen
BodyHeavyFleshyMediumThin
OilLeanOilyRich
Color intensityPaleWeakModerateStrongDeep.
WidthStringyNarrowNormalSpready
Length(1)(1)(1)
Uniformity(2)(2)(2)
Injury tolerance(2)(2)(2)
Waste tolerance(2)(2)(2)

1Expressed in inches.

2Expressed in percentage.

[42 FR 21092, Apr. 25, 1977. Redesignated at 47 FR 51721, Nov. 17, 1982, and at 48 FR 29671, June 28, 1983. Redesignated and amended at 49 FR 16756, Apr. 20, 1984, and further redesignated at 51 FR 25027, July 10, 1986]

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