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schnoz(shnŏz) or schnozz (shnŏz), also schnoz·zle (shnŏz′əl)
The human nose.
[Probably alteration of Yiddish snoyts, snout, muzzle, from German Schnauze.]
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also schnoz•zle(ˈʃnɒz əl)
a nose, esp. a large one.
[1935–40, Amer.; probably expressive alter. of nose, nozzle; schn- by association with any of several semantically related Yiddish words]
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|Noun||1.||schnoz - informal terms for the nose |
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"
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