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Smoking suiciders

Question: 
Is it admissible to apply the word "suicide" to cigarettes? It is no secret, that the cigarette leads to death. And if the person, God forbid, dies because of the cigarette which caused the illness, whether it is considered as suicide and where the deceased will go - to a hell?
Answer: 
Scholarly answer: Today it is scientifically proven that smoking is not only harmful to a man, but also gradually leads to his death, therefore using such words concerning smokers will not be wrong. With regards to where he will go, only Allah knows.