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button nose

noun

a small round nose

conk

noun

Britishinformal a nose

hooter

noun

Britishhumorous a big nose

nose

noun

the part of your face above your mouth that you use for smelling and breathing. The two holes in your nose are called nostrils

proboscis

noun

humorous someone’s large nose

Roman nose

noun

a large nose that slopes straight down

schnozzle

noun

humorous your nose

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hygge

a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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sofar

a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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