from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Slang The human nose.
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- n. The human nose.
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- n. informal terms for the nose
Probably alteration of Yiddish snoyts, snout, muzzle, from German Schnauze.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Shortened from schnozzle (Wiktionary)