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nozzle

noz·zle

nozzle

 
pronunciation:
na zl
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part of speech: noun
definition: a short, narrow spout or tube fitted to the end of a hose, pipe, or the like, to control and direct a flow or spray of liquid or gas.
You can adjust the nozzle for a finer spray.The nozzle was screwed on so tight that I couldn't get it off the hose.
 
similar words:
outlet, spout, sprinkler, valve, vent
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