noun cone·nose \ˈkōn-ˌnōz\

Definition of CONENOSE

First Known Use of CONENOSE

circa 1891


noun cone·nose \ˈkōn-ˌnōz\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of CONENOSE

:  any of various large bloodsucking reduviid bugs especially of the genus Triatoma including some capable of inflicting painful bites—called also kissing bug; compare assassin bug


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