Nostrils Sentence Examples
A whiff of something dead assailed her nostrils, causing her stomach to turn.
Their nostrils are placed quite at the top of the snout.
Dean instinctively sniffed the air for the smell of cordite but his nostrils picked up only the scent of alcohol.
We'll do some service tomorrow, said he, sniffing its nostrils and kissing it.
A gorilla-like feature in "Johanna" is, however, the presence of large folds at the sides (ala) of the nostrils, which are absent in the typical chimpanzee, but in the gorilla extend down to the upper lip. Chimpanzees exhibit great docility in confinement, where, however, they seldom survive for any great length of time.Advertisement
The space between the nostrils and the upper lip is covered with short close hair, as in sheep and goats, without any trace of the bare muzzle of oxen.
Among them are the small ears, elongated head, the presence of a deep groove alongside the nostrils, the small size of the thumb, and the great length of the arm, which reaches half-way down the shin-bone (tibia) in the erect posture.
Some of this dust was kneaded by the feet and wheels, while the rest rose and hung like a cloud over the troops, settling in eyes, ears, hair, and nostrils, and worst of all in the lungs of the men and beasts as they moved along that road.
The muzzle, legs and hoofs are white; the nostrils pink.
The Suidae include the Old World pigs (Suinae) and the American peccaries (Dicotylinae), and are characterized by the snout terminating in a fleshy disk-like expansion, in the midst of which are perforated the nostrils; while the toes are enclosed in sharp hoofs, of which the lateral ones do not touch the ground.Advertisement
In addition to the absence of prehensile power in their tails, douroucoulis, also known as night-apes, are distinguished by their large eyes, the sockets of which occupy nearly the whole front of the upper part of the skull, the partition between the nostrils being in consequence narrower than usual.
The majority of these are large and heavilybuilt ruminants, with horns present in both sexes, the muzzle broad, moist and naked, the nostrils lateral, no face-glands, and a large dewlap often developed in the males; while the tail is long and generally tufted, although in one instance longhaired throughout.
More or less nearly related to the saiga is the chiru, Pantholops hodgsoni, of Tibet, characterized by the long upright black horns of the bucks, and the less convex nose, in which the nostrils open anteriorly instead of downwards.
Consequently the beast can lie submerged in the water, with only the nostrils exposed, and with the mouth open, and breathe without water entering the windpipe.
They are transparent leaf-like organisms and may often be found attached to the skin, mouth, nostrils or gills of fish; on the skin and bladder of Amphibia; and on those of certain Reptilia.Advertisement
Their crania have a normal development; their cheek-bones are high; their noses prominent, with large nostrils; their lips straight; and they are marked by the absence of the auricular lobules.
The nostrils are placed on the top of the snout and can be closed whilst the animal is under water.
Acrochordus javanicus has no enlarged ventral shields; the flat, viperish-looking head is covered with small granules, with the eyes and nostrils well on the upper surface.
The head is large and laterally compressed with a blunt snout, nearly terminal nostrils and relatively small eyes.
The sheep-like saiga, Saiga tatarica, of the Kirghiz steppes stands apart from all other antelopes by its curiously puffed and trunk-like nose, which can be wrinkled up when the animal is feeding and has the nostrils opening downwards.Advertisement
The most obvious feature the Apteryges afford is the presence of a back toe, while the extremely aborted condition of the wings, the position of the nostrils - almost at the tip of the maxilla - and the absence of an after-shaft in the feathers, are characters nearly as manifest, and others not less determinative, though more recondite, will be found on examination.
While hunting for its food the bird makes a continual sniffing sound through the nostrils, which are placed at the extremity of the upper mandible.
The head is mesati-cephalic, verging on brachycephalic in the case of many of the Dokpa; the hair is black and somewhat wavy; the eyes are usually of a clear brown, in some cases even hazel; the cheek-bones are high, but not so high as with the Mongols; the nose is thick, sometimes depressed at the root, in other cases prominent, even aquiline, though the nostrils are broad.
As in all Suidae the snout is truncated, and the nostrils are situated in its flat, expanded, disk-like termination.
The nostrils open obliquely at some distance from the end of the snout, and the head carries a crest of long hair.Advertisement
The greatly elongated head is set on a short thick neck, and at the extremity of the snout is a disk in which the nostrils open.
The beak is hard, strong and deeply notched, the nostrils are prominent, and the gape is furnished with twelve long hairs on each side.
In Central and South America alligators are represented by five species of the genus Caiman, which differs from Alligator by the absence of a bony septum between the nostrils, and the ventral armour is composed of overlapping bony scutes, each of which is formed of two parts united by a suture.
The gases are conducted from the furnace to the combustion chamber E through the nostrils D D, and the secondary air is FIG.
Cut two round pieces of black felt and glue them on to create the nostrils.
Pay special attention not to get the peel into the nostrils or near the eyes.
The sterile scent tickled Brady's nostrils.
Her breathing was unsteady, the scent of her honey musk and sweat thick in his nostrils.
The head is long and somewhat narrow, the forehead broad and receding, with overhanging brows, the eyes sunken, large and black, the nose thick and very broad at the nostrils.
Polymitarcys virgo, which, though not found in England, occurs in many parts of Europe (and is common at Paris), emerges from the water soon after sunset, and continues for several hours in such myriads as to resemble snow showers, putting out lights, and causing inconvenience to man, and annoyance to horses by entering their nostrils.
He had some idea of settling down in Paris, and might perhaps have done so if mischief had not been the very breath of his nostrils.
The mode of blowing is peculiar, and requires some practice; an uninterrupted blast is kept up by the muscular action of the cheeks, while the ordinary respiration goes on through the nostrils.
The premaxillae are short and always enclose the nostrils.
They have white legs and faces and black nostrils.
Baboons are for the most part large terrestrial monkeys with short or medium-sized tails, and long naked dog-like muzzles, in the truncated extremity of which are pierced the nostrils.
This embraces the base of the epiglottis, and, except while swallowing food, shuts off all communication between the cavity of the mouth and the pharynx, respiration being, under ordinary circumstances, exclusively through the nostrils.
She rubbed each mule down with the burlap sack and wiped the nostrils of each mule with a dampened cloth before allowing herself a few swallows of tepid water.
An unfamiliar aroma greeted his nostrils as she poured broth, sharp with herbs, into the waiting bowls.
The tongue depressor is attached to the foal by elastoplast, taped round the foal's muzzle, just behind the nostrils.
Were they bringing the frankincense and the incense to make Christ an even sweeter savor to the nostrils of His heavenly Father?
Man bites dog With the scent of unpaid levy in its nostrils, the CITB can be a bit of a rottweiler.
He raised his eyebrows, then blew out a jet of air between flared nostrils.
It had a long jaw with 80 pointed teeth, it also had nostrils at the upper jaws tip.
Apply direct pressure by having the player pinch the nostrils with the fingers.
Breathing in through dilated nostrils opens their lungs to their fullest capacity.
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The nose, which is well set between the eyes, should be short and broad with large open nostrils.
Try taking a fly fringe and attaching it to the nose band so it hangs over the horse's nostrils.
When God breathed His own breath into man's nostrils He, in fact conferred upon him an immortal existence.
Line baby up with the mom's nipple pointing toward baby's nostrils.
The smell of a familiar fruit becomes pungent in my nostrils.
After reduction or augmentation rhinoplasty, the cuts inside or between your nostrils will be closed up with dissolvable stitches.
The outer nares or nostrils are most variable in size and shape.
Who has proved that, when I scent an odour in my nostrils, I apprehend not odour but a sensation of odour; and so for the other senses?
Their perpetual meddling in politics, and even in speculation and finance, stank in the nostrils of every government in Europe; while their high-handedness and corporate greed in the matter of ecclesiastical privileges and patronage alienated the clergy.
The petrels, all of which are placed in the family Procellariidae, were formerly associated with the Laridae (see GuLL), but they are now placed as the sole members of the suborder Tubinares (the name denoting the characteristic tubular structure of their nostrils) and of the order Procellariiformes (see Bird).
Reduction rhinoplasty Your surgeon will make cuts inside your nostrils to reach the bone and cartilage.
The world of is littered with such stories of individuals who have spurned talent and stability to snort white powder up their nostrils.
He pointed his nostrils to the sky and gave vent to a mighty blast of white-hot fire.
Once you've decided whether you want a light, heavy or in-between scent, it's time to put your nostrils to work.
Whenever the cat rubs against something or is petted, the flakes are released into the atmosphere where they find their way into people's nostrils and lungs.
Ashlee Simpson vs. Her Old Nose - Shaun White died when his head was bashed in by a flying tomato, and the Old Nose caught it when Ashley shoved a stool and bucket into the nostrils, creating a murderous sneeze.
The nose is wide and black, and it features prominent nostrils.
Nasal pillow mask - This mask fits under the nose (instead of over the entire nose area) and uses small rubber cones that fit into the nostrils to deliver the pressurized air into the nasal cavity.
They help to pull open the nostrils to improve airflow.
Another common nasal problem is a crooked partition between the nostrils.
You place these strips on top of your nose to hold the nostrils open.
However, when snoring is mild and infrequent, these products can greatly improve sleep.Nasal strips are available in most pharmacies, and work by widening the nostrils to improve breathing.
Vapor rub under the nostrils may open the airway for snorers who have the nighttime breathing problem due to sinus congestion.
Correct a deviated septum (the structure in the center of the nose that divides the nostrils).
Stick your nose in the glass - really get yourself into the wine and wrap your nostrils around it.
Often refers to the muscular wall dividing the left and right heart chambers or the partition in the nose that separates the two nostrils.
The bones that form the bridge of the nose may be fractured, but cartilage may also be damaged, particularly the nasal septum that separates the two nostrils.
Nasal septum-The partition that separates the nostrils.
Children who require hospitalization receive fluids intravenously and supplemental oxygen through a mask or nasal cannulae (small tubes into the openings of the nostrils).
A physical examination may reveal signs of substance abuse in the form of needle marks, tracks, trauma to the inside of the nostrils from snorting drugs, unusually large or small pupils.
Fractures resulting from trauma to the nose may involve the bones of the septum (the partition of bone and cartilage dividing the two nostrils) as well as the bones surrounding the eyes.
Children often insert small hard objects (buttons, coins, watch batteries, dried peas or beans, plastic parts from toys, etc.) in their nostrils.
Most nosebleeds are treated by five to 30 minutes of direct pressure on the nostrils, with the child's head placed in an upright position.
However facial exercises such as wrinkling the forehead, flaring and sniffling the nostrils, curling and puckering the lips, and several others may be used to retrain the brain's messages to facial muscles.
Classified since the early twentieth century as among the deadliest of all disease-causing organisms, staphylococcal bacteria exist on the skin or inside the nostrils of 20 to 30 percent of healthy people.
The first line of defense includes tiny hairs in the nostrils that filter out large particles.
Extra oxygen can be supplied to the infant through tubes that fit into the nostrils of the nose or by placing the baby under an oxygen hood.
Breathing becomes very rapid, the nostrils flare, and the infant grunts with each breath.
If EA is present, the catheter will typically stop at 4 to 5 inches (10-12 cm) from the nostrils.
Nosebleeds most often come from the front of the septum, the cartilage that separates the nose into two nostrils.
Bleeding from one or both nostrils may be a trickle or a flood.
The first line of treatment is to gently pinch the nostrils together with the thumb and forefinger, while sitting upright and breathing through the mouth, for five to ten minutes.
Also, before sending children out to play on cold, dry days, parents can put a bit of petroleum jelly on a cotton swab and wipe it just inside their children's nostrils.
Images of the dragons breathing fire or with smoke coming from their nostrils are also common.
The septum piercing is usually performed with a CBR or curved barbell (horseshoe barbell) and is placed in the thin strip of cartilage that is located between the two nostrils.
His gaze shifted to her as he exhaled the smoke through his nostrils.
When overtaken by a dust-storm it falls on its knees, and stretching its neck along the sand, closes its nostrils and remains thus motionless till the atmosphere clears; and in this position it affords some shelter to its driver, who, wrapping his face in his mantle, crouches behind his beast.
One of its peculiarities is the convex profile of the face, the forehead being prominent and the nostrils sunk in, the nose itself extremely small, and the lower lip projecting from the upper.
In the wild state it does great damage among poultry, and frequently makes off with the young of swine and sheep. When hunted it makes a determined resistance, and emits a scent so strong as even to sicken the dogs, who nevertheless are exceedingly fond of the sport, and cannot be got to pursue any other game while the stench of the zibeth is in their nostrils.
The opening of the anterior nostrils is prolonged backwards on each side of the face between the nasals and the elongated slender premaxillae.
The nostrils are placed laterally, near the termination of the muzzle, and are large and dilatable, being bordered by cartilages upon which several muscles act.
The head should be light and lean, and well set on; the ears small and pricked, but not too short; the eyes full; the forehead broad and flat; the nostrils large and dilating; the muzzle fine; the neck moderate in length, wide, muscular, and yet light; the throat clean; the windpipe spacious and loosely attached to the neck; the crest thin, not coarse and arched.
The Sheep Nostril fly places already hatched larvae in the nostrils of sheep.
They are used for most types of piercings, from ears, nipples, eyebrows, nostrils, and any other place you can think of.
Repeat the breathing, alternating nostrils for five to 10 breaths.
White patches on the hands, feet, arms, face, lips, armpits, groin, around the mouth or eyes, nostrils, navel or genitals may appear.
Nose and upper lip elongated into a flexible, mobile snout or short proboscis, near the end of which the nostrils are situated.
While discussing noses, he says that those with thick bulbous ends belong to persons who are insensitive, swinish; sharp-tipped belong to the irascible, those easily provoked, like dogs; rounded, large, obtuse noses to the magnanimous, the lion-like; slender hooked noses to the eagle-like, the noble but grasping; round-tipped retrousse noses to the luxurious, like barndoor fowl; noses with a very slight notch at the root belong to the impudent, the crow-like; while snub noses belong to persons of luxurious habits, whom he compares to deer; open nostrils are signs of passion, &c.