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- adj. Having a narrow nose.
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- adj. Having the nose narrow; -- said especially of the skull. Opposed to
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- adj. having a long narrow nose
The narrow-nosed (leptorhine) white race has wavy hair with oval cross-section.
They also show that one is very extremely platyrhine, the index being 104.54, and one is very leptorhine, being 58.18.
Of the total, five are leptorhine -- that is, have the "narrow" nose with nasal index below 70.
Four of the twenty-nine women have the "narrow" leptorhine nose with nasal index below 70; seven have platyrhine or the "broad" nose with index greater than 85; while seventeen have the