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[はな()]
hana
noun

English Meaning(s) for 鼻

noun
  1. nose

Definition and Synonyms for 鼻

Olfactory Organ the organ of smell and entrance to the respiratory tract
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Honker informal terms for the nose
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Nose the sense of smell (especially in animals)
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Nose a small distance
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Olfactory Organ the prominent part of the face of man or other mammals
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Meanings for each kanji in 鼻

nose; snout Kanji Details »

Categories 鼻 is a member of

Chemoreceptor a sensory receptor that responds to chemical stimuli
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Olfactory Organ the organ of smell and entrance to the respiratory tract
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Olfactory Modality the faculty that enables us to distinguish scents
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Small Indefinite Amount an indefinite quantity that is below average size or magnitude
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 鼻

Sample Sentences for 鼻

I can't bring myself to tell him that there is no hope of his being given the position.
I didn't mean to hurt you.
My nose is stuffed up.
"What happened to your nose?" "When I was backing my car up I went to check behind me, convinced that the car window was open, and bashed my face into it!"
Why were you absent yesterday?

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