from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Having, or shaped like, a proboscis.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having a proboscis; proboscidial.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having a proboscis; proboscidean.


From the stem of Latin proboscis + -ate. (Wiktionary)


  • "The visitor constucted a pile of albums to screen the flame of his interest ... and returned several times to the pictures of little Armande in her bath, pressing a proboscidate rubber toy to her shiny stomach or standing up, dimple-bottomed, to be lathered.

    The Guardian World News


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