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on the nose

exactlyright, often an ​exactamount of ​money or ​time: Her ​description of the ​play was ​right on the nose.
(Definition of on the nose from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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on the nose

exactlycorrect or the ​exactamount: He ​weighs 175 ​pounds on the nose.
(Definition of on the nose from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “on the nose”
in Chinese (Simplified) (常指钱或时间)准确无误…
in Chinese (Traditional) (常指錢或時間)準確無誤…
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