the part of an animal’s head projecting forward and containing the nose and jaws; muzzle.
Entomology. an anterior prolongation of the head bearing the mouth parts, as in snout beetles.
anything that resembles or suggests an animal’s snout in shape, function, etc.
a nozzle or spout.
a person’s nose, especially when large or prominent.
the part of the head of a vertebrate, esp a mammal, consisting of the nose, jaws, and surrounding region, esp when elongated
the corresponding part of the head of such insects as weevils
anything projecting like a snout, such as a nozzle or the lower end of a glacier
(slang) a person’s nose
Also called snout moth. a brownish noctuid moth, Hypena proboscidalis, that frequents nettles: named from the palps that project prominently from the head at rest
(Brit, slang) a cigarette or tobacco
(slang) an informer
noun 1. weevil (def 1). snout beetle noun 1. another name for weevil (sense 1)
- Snout reflex
snout reflex n. A pouting or pursing of the lips that is caused by light tapping of the closed lips near the midline, seen in defective pyramidal innervation of facial musculature.
noun 1. Meteorology. a precipitation in the form of ice crystals, mainly of intricately branched, hexagonal form and often agglomerated into snowflakes, formed directly from the freezing of the water vapor in the air. Compare ice crystals, snow grains, snow pellets. 2. these flakes as forming a layer on the ground or other surface. 3. […]
noun 1. Fameuse. noun 1. a Canadian variety of eating apple