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leptorhine


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Leptorhine  \Lep"to*rhine\  (l[e^]p"t[-o]*r[imac]n  or  *r[i^]n),  a. 
  [Gr.  lepto`s  small  +  "ri`s,  "rino`s,  the  nose.]  (Anat.) 
  Having  the  nose  narrow;  --  said  esp.  of  the  skull.  Opposed  to 
  {platyrhine}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  leptorhine 
  adj  :  having  a  long  narrow  nose  [syn:  {leptorrhine},  {leptorrhinian}, 
  {leptorrhinic}]  [ant:  {platyrrhine}] 




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