What does Proboscis mean?

Proboscis in AZ Dictionary

(n) an extended flexible snout or trunk area, as of an elephant.
(n) The slender, tubular eating and drawing organ of specific invertebrates, such as for instance insects, worms, and mollusks.
(n) a person nose, particularly a prominent one.

Proboscis in Apiculture Dictionary

The mouthparts associated with bee that type the sucking tube or tongue by MandyReport definition

Proboscis in Community Dictionary

a sizable, protruding nostrils, frequently involving areeb. by Carmella HuckinsReport definition

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  • Sentence for "Proboscis"
    • With a single or twin proboscis-like…
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  • Synonym for "Proboscis"
    • snout, trunk, neb, tongue, haustellum
  • Rhyme for "Proboscis"
    • Manassas, colossus
  • Hypernym for "Proboscis"
    • snout, neb, olfactory organ, nose
  • Form for "Proboscis"
    • proboscis monkey
  • Same Context for "Proboscis"
    • tusk, snout
  • Variant for "Proboscis"
    • proboscides
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