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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A short nose that is somewhat flattened and turned up at the end.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A short nose which is flattened and whose tip is turned up.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • A short, thick nose; a snubnose.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A nose turned upward at the tip like that of the pug-dog; a snub-nose.
  • n. The pug-nosed eel. See eel and Simenchelys.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. having a blunt nose
  • n. a short nose; flattened and turned up at the end

Etymologies

From pug1, ape (obsolete), pug.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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