Nozzle definitions

nŏz'əl
A projecting part with an opening, as at the end of a hose, for regulating and directing a flow of fluid.
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A spout at the end of a hose, pipe, bellows, etc., by which a stream of liquid or gas may be directed and controlled.
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The human nose.
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The nose.
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An orifice in an inkjet print head through which ink is sprayed onto the paper. Print heads with six thousand or more nozzles are common in today's printers.
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A short tube, usually tapering, forming the vent of a hose or pipe.
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A short outlet or inlet pipe projecting from the end or side of a hollow vessel, as a steam-engine cylinder or a steam boiler.
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Origin of nozzle

Middle English noselle socket on a candlestick diminutive of nose nose