HyperDic: nozzle

English > 2 senses of the word nozzle:
NOUNartifactnozzle, nosea projecting spout from which a fluid is discharged
bodynozzle, beak, honker, hooter, snoot, snout, schnozzle, schnozinformal terms for the nose
nozzle > pronunciation
Rhymesabdominal ... zoological: 2115 rhymes with ahl...
English > nozzle: 2 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA projecting spout from which a fluid is discharged.
Part ofgas burner, gas jetburner such that combustible gas issues from a nozzle to form a steady flame
oilcanA can with a long nozzle to apply oil to machinery
sprinkler systemA system for extinguishing fires / fires
NarrowershowerheadA perforated nozzle that showers water on a bather
BroaderspoutAn opening that allows the passage of liquids / liquids or grain
Spanishboquilla, tobera
English > nozzle: 2 senses > noun 2, body
Meaninginformal terms for the nose.
Synonymsbeak, honker, hooter, snoot, snout, schnozzle, schnoz
RegionUnited States, United States of America, America, the States, US, U.S., USA, U.S.A.North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean
Broadernose, olfactory organThe organ of smell and entrance to the respiratory tract
Spanishnapia, narizota, picota, schnoz, schnozzle
Catalanclàxon, nàpia, schnoz, schnozzle, sirena

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