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Nhompfu - Nose

Nhompfu is a Xitsonga word meaning "Nose" in English. Item has no rating. Help improve content quality by rating below.

Definition of nose
- Nose n
- The organ of smell and entrance to the respiratory tract; the prominent part of the face of man or other mammals; "he has a cold in the nose" [syn: {olfactory organ}]
- A front that resembles a human nose (especially the front of an aircraft); "the nose of the rocket heated up on reentry"
- The front or forward projection of a tool or weapon; "he ducked under the nose of the gun"
- A small distance; "my horse lost the race by a nose"
- The sense of smell (especially in animals); "the hound has a good nose"
- A natural skill; "he has a nose for good deals"
- A projecting spout from which a fluid is discharged [syn: {nozzle}] v
- Search or inquire in a meddlesome way; "This guy is always nosing around the office" [syn: {pry}, {poke}]
- Advance the forward part of with caution; "She nosed the car into the left lane"
- Catch the scent of; get wind of; "The dog nosed out the drugs" [syn: {scent}, {wind}]
- Push or move with the nose
- Rub noses [syn: {nuzzle}]
- Defeat by a narrow margin
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