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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A small tube on the end of a hose used to increase pressure.

Usage examples (37)
  • The fireman worked together to aim the nozzle toward the towering flames.
  • Then after making sure the nozzle is directed towards your favorite shirt, depress the nozzle and hold down while you close your eyes.
  • Some forms of filter candle are made with the open end contracted into a delivery nozzle, which is glazed.
  • The nozzle should be a straight, tapered tube of some kind -- the nose of a large oil can will serve the purpose. for more
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