Definitions for nozzleˈnɒz əl
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a projecting spout from which a fluid is discharged
beak, honker, hooter, nozzle, snoot, snout, schnozzle, schnoz(noun)
informal terms for the nose
A short tube, usually tapering, forming the vent of a hose or pipe.
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.
Origin: From earlier nosle, equivalent to .
the nose; the snout; hence, the projecting vent of anything; as, the nozzle of a bellows
a short tube, usually tapering, forming the vent of a hose or pipe
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
Origin: [A dim. of nose. 261.]
A nozzle is a device designed to control the direction or characteristics of a fluid flow as it exits an enclosed chamber or pipe. A nozzle is often a pipe or tube of varying cross sectional area, and it can be used to direct or modify the flow of a fluid. Nozzles are frequently used to control the rate of flow, speed, direction, mass, shape, and/or the pressure of the stream that emerges from them.
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