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sharp-nosed

[shahrp-nohzd]
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adjective
  1. having a thin, pointed nose.
  2. having a sharp or projecting front: a sharp-nosed airplane.
  3. having a keen or sensitive sense of smell.
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Origin of sharp-nosed

First recorded in 1555–65
Related formssharp-nosed·ly [shahrp-nohzd-lee, -noh-zid-] /ˈʃɑrpˈnoʊzd li, -ˈnoʊ zɪd-/, adverbsharp-nosed·ness, noun
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