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nuzzling

verb
present participle of nuzzle

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to lie close
  • newborn puppies nuzzling against their mother to stay warm

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“Nuzzling.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/nuzzling. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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