Roman nose

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Roman nose

n.
A nose with a high prominent bridge.

Roman nose

n
(Anatomy) a nose having a high prominent bridge

Ro′man nose′


n.
a nose having a prominent upper part or bridge.
[1615–25]
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Noun1.Roman nose - a nose with a prominent slightly aquiline bridgeRoman nose - a nose with a prominent slightly aquiline bridge
nose, olfactory organ - 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"
Translations

Roman nose

nnaso aquilino
References in classic literature ?
His features are strong and masculine, with an Austrian lip and arched nose, his complexion olive, his countenance erect, his body and limbs well proportioned, all his motions graceful, and his deportment majestic.
Historian John Ashdown-Hill said that the model, which shows a prominent chin and arched nose, represented similar features seen in portraits of the king painted after his death 500 years ago.