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proboscisnoun [C]

uk   /prəˈbɒs.ɪs/  us   /proʊˈbɑː.sɪs/ (plural probosces ) specialized
the long nose of some animals, or the long tube-like mouth of some insects: An elephant's trunk is a proboscis.
Translations of “proboscis”
in Vietnamese vòi…
in Spanish probóscide…
in Thai งวงช้าง…
in Malaysian probosis…
in French trompe…
in German der Rüssel…
in Chinese (Traditional) (動物的)長鼻, (昆蟲的)喙…
in Indonesian belalai…
in Chinese (Simplified) (动物的)长鼻, (昆虫的)喙…
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