nozzle

Synonyms and related words:
aerosol, antlia, aspergil, aspergillum, atomizer, beak, beezer, bib nozzle, bill, bugle, clyster, concentrate sprayer, conk, douche, enema, fountain syringe, mist concentrate sprayer, muffle, muzzle, nares, neb, needle bath, nib, nose, nostrils, olfactory organ, pecker, pressure nozzle, proboscis, rhinarium, rose, rosehead, rostrum, schnozzle, shower, shower bath, shower head, smeller, snoot, snout, sparge, sparger, spray, spray can, spray nozzle, sprayer, sprinkler, sprinkler head, sprinkling system, syringe, trunk, watercart, watering can, watering pot

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  • Nozzle — Noz zle, n. [A dim. of nose. [root]261.] [Written also {nosle}.] 1. The nose; the snout; hence, the projecting vent of anything; as, the nozzle of a bellows. [1913 Webster] 2. Specifically: (a) A short tube, usually tapering, forming the vent of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • nozzle — (n.) mid 15c., noselle socket on a candlestick, dim. of nose (see NOSE (Cf. nose) (n.)). Meaning small spout first recorded 1680s …   Etymology dictionary

  • nozzle — [n] spout cock, faucet, spigot, tap; concepts 445,464,499 …   New thesaurus

  • nozzle — ► NOUN ▪ a spout used to control a jet of liquid or gas. ORIGIN from NOSE(Cf. ↑nose) …   English terms dictionary

  • nozzle — [näz′əl] n. [dim. of NOSE] 1. a spout at the end of a hose, pipe, bellows, etc., by which a stream of liquid or gas may be directed and controlled 2. Slang the nose …   English World dictionary

  • Nozzle — Rocket nozzle. Water nozzle. A nozzle is a device design …   Wikipedia

  • nozzle — A thin hollow tube; a jet or hole at the end of a pipe. See fuel injector nozzle injector nozzle main mixture discharge nozzle multi hole nozzle pintaux nozzle pintle nozzle …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • nozzle — purkštukas statusas T sritis Energetika apibrėžtis Kalibruota skylutė detalėje skysčio arba dujų kiekiui dozuoti. atitikmenys: angl. jet nozzle; nose pipe; nozzle; spray nozzle vok. Düse, f; Einspritzdüse, f; Streudüse, f; Vergaserdüse, f rus.… …   Aiškinamasis šiluminės ir branduolinės technikos terminų žodynas

  • nozzle — [[t]nɒ̱z(ə)l[/t]] nozzles N COUNT The nozzle of a hose or pipe is a narrow piece fitted to the end to control the flow of liquid or gas. If he put his finger over the nozzle he could produce a forceful spray …   English dictionary

  • nozzle — i. A duct, tube, pipe, spout, or the like through which a fluid is directed and discharged from its open end. It is designed to meter the fluid or to produce a desired direction, velocity, or shape of discharge. Specifically, in gas turbine… …   Aviation dictionary

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