- cosmetic surgery of the nose; rhinoplasty.
Origin of nose job
First recorded in 1965–70
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- slang a surgical remodelling of the nose for cosmetic reasons
Word Origin and History for nose job
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
- Rhinoplasty, especially one performed for cosmetic purposes. Used informally.
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