[ shuhv-uh l-nohzd ]
/ ˈʃʌv əlˌnoʊzd /


having the head, snout, or beak broad and flat like the blade of a shovel.


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Origin of shovel-nosed

First recorded in 1700–10 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

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