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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.
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Translations of “proboscis”
in Spanish probóscide…
in Vietnamese vòi…
in Malaysian probosis…
in Thai งวงช้าง…
in French trompe…
in German der Rüssel…
in Chinese (Simplified) (动物的)长鼻, (昆虫的)喙…
in Indonesian belalai…
in Chinese (Traditional) (動物的)長鼻, (昆蟲的)喙…
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