neb

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noun \ˈneb\

Definition of neb

  1. 1a :  the beak of a bird or tortoise :  billb chiefly dialectal :  a person's mouthc :  nose 1, snout

  2. 2 :  nib, tip

Examples of neb in a Sentence

  1. the cardinal has a black face and a noticeable bright red neb

  2. with her round glasses perched on her small neb, the librarian certainly presents an owlish appearance

Origin and Etymology of neb

Middle English, from Old English; akin to Old Norse nef beak


First Known Use: before 12th century


Neb

abbreviation
variants: or

Nebr

Definition of Neb

  1. Nebraska


NEB

abbreviation

Definition of NEB

  1. New English Bible


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