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

  • n. Informal See pope's nose.

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  • n. The tail of a cooked fowl.

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  • n. the tail of a dressed fowl


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  • Also the nasal structure of some protestant ministers.

    January 25, 2008

  • I remember "pope's nose" from Ulysses. (Surprised I remember anything from Ulysses.)

    January 25, 2008

  • the tail of a dressed fowl, also called pope's nose

    January 25, 2008