Definition of Long-snouted

1. Adjective. Having a snout that is longer than average.

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Long-snouted

long-neck
long-neck clam
long-nose
long-period
long-play
long-playing
long-range
long-ranger
long-rangers
long-run
long-running
long-shanked
long-sighted
long-sightedness
long-since
long-snouted (current term)
long-span
long-spined bullhead
long-spined bullheads
long-spurred violet
long-standing
long-staple
long-sufferance
long-suffering
long-tail boat
long-tail boats
long-tailed
long-tailed pangolin
long-tailed porcupine
long-tailed tit

Literary usage of Long-snouted

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1. Natural History of the Mammalia of India and Ceylon by Robert Armitage Sterndale (1884)
"The long-snouted Dolphin. DESCRIPTION.—Similar to the last, but with a longer and more slender snout. HABITAT.—Indian Ocean ; coast of Ceylon. No. 268. ..."

2. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: “a” Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature edited by Hugh Chisholm (1911)
"The size of these and the upper temporal fossae stand in an inverse ratio to each other. The upper fossae are still comparatively large in the long-snouted ..."

3. The New International Encyclopædia edited by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby (1902)
"... also with both broad and long-snouted species, range from the Upper Jurassic through the Cretaceous and Tertiary, and comprise all the recent ..."

4. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences by New York Academy of Sciences (1915)
"It would naturally develop in the slow, omnivorous broad-snouted crocodiles and not in the swift-moving fish-catching, long- snouted types; ..."

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