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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

n- A naris with the adjoining passage on the same side of the nasal septum.

Usage examples (30)
  • The breath of our nostrils is taken in their pit, Lam. iv.
  • His Grace's thin nostrils wrinkled up in a curious grimace.
  • Old associations are sure to be fragrant herbs in English nostrils; we pull them up as weeds.
  • I remembered what the author of the Book of Job had said about the horse: 'The glory of his nostrils is terrible. for more
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