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plural of nose
as in snouts
the part of the face bearing the nostrils and nasal cavity with that nose, the baby sure looks like his father

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as in tips
the last and usually sharp or tapering part of something long and narrow bent the wire around the nose of the pliers

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present tense third-person singular of nose

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“Noses.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Apr. 2024.

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