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Relating to the nose

adenoidal

adjective

relating to your adenoids

adenoids

noun

pieces of soft flesh between the back of your throat and your nose that sometimes become swollen and have to be removed

aquiline

adjective

an aquiline nose is large and curved

bogey

noun

a piece of mucus (=a sticky substance produced inside your nose)

bogy

another spelling of bogey1 1

bridge

noun

the thin part of your nose between your eyes

bung up

to have a blocked nose because you have a cold

nasal

adjective

relating to your nose

nosebleed

noun

an occasion when blood comes out of someone’s nose

nostril

noun

one of the two holes at the end of your nose

phlegm

noun

a thick yellow or green substance that you get in your nose and throat, especially when you have a cold

runny

adjective

a runny nose has liquid coming out of it

sneeze

verb

to loudly blow air out of your nose in a sudden uncontrolled way

snot

noun

the thick wet substance that is produced in your nose. The polite word for this is mucus.

snotty-nosed

adjective

with a snotty nose

stuffed-up

adjective

if you have a stuffed-up nose, you cannot breathe easily because you have a cold

stuffy

adjective

if you have a stuffy nose, you cannot breathe well because of a cold or similar illness

nasally

adverb

stuffiness

noun

blow your nose

to clean your nose by forcing air through it

pick your nose

to use your finger to remove mucus from inside your nose

solutionism

the belief that every problem has a solution based in technology

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any random process, such as a competition in which a name is drawn from a hat

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