snouty

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Etymology[edit]

snout +‎ -y

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Adjective[edit]

snouty (comparative snoutier, superlative snoutiest)

  1. Marked by a prominent snout.
    • 2009, February 3, “Natalie Angier”, in GPS for Forest Creatures on the Move[1]:
      Dr. Kays is applying the tracking system to explore the dynamic ménage à trois among the island’s population of ocelots; the ruddy, snouty rodents called agoutis; and the island’s towering and thickly buttressed Dipteryx trees.
  2. Shaped like a snout, especially a pig's.

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