Joss-stick meaning

A stick of incense of the kind burned before a Chinese shrine or religious image.
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A thin stick of dried paste made of fragrant wood dust, burned originally by the Chinese as incense.
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A kind of incense burned before a Chinese idol.
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Origin of joss-stick

  • From joss (“Chinese idol”) + stick.

    From Wiktionary