Nosethril
Nosethirl Nose"thirl, Nosethril Nose"thril, n. Nostril. [Obs.] [Written also {nosethurl}, {nosthrill}.] --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]

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  • Nosethirl — Nose thirl, Nosethril Nose thril, n. Nostril. [Obs.] [Written also {nosethurl}, {nosthrill}.] Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • nosethurl — Nosethirl Nose thirl, Nosethril Nose thril, n. Nostril. [Obs.] [Written also {nosethurl}, {nosthrill}.] Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • nosthrill — Nosethirl Nose thirl, Nosethril Nose thril, n. Nostril. [Obs.] [Written also {nosethurl}, {nosthrill}.] Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Nostril — Nos tril, n. [OE. nosethril, nosethirl, AS. nos[thorn]yrl; nos for nosu nose + [thorn]yrel opening, hole, from [thorn]yrel pierced, for [thorn]yrhel, fr. purh through. [root]261. See {Nose}, and {Through}, and cf. {Thrill}.] [1913 Webster] 1.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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