Definitions for nozzleˈnɒz əl
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a spout, terminal discharging pipe, or the like, as of a hose or bellows.
a duct in a rocket engine in which the velocity of fluid is increased.
Category: Status (usage)
Ref: nose .
Origin of nozzle:
1600–10; see nose
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
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.
Translations for nozzle
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a narrow end-piece fitted to a pipe, tube etc
The fireman pointed the nozzle of the hose-pipe at the fire.
- spuit, tuitAfrikaans
- فُوَّههَ، صُنْبور، فُتْحَة سَكْبArabic
- bocalPortuguese (BR)
- hubice, tryskaCzech
- die MündungGerman
- strålespids; dyseDanish
- شيپوره؛ گلوگاهFarsi
- douille, becFrench
- פִּי הַצִינוֹרHebrew
- kraj,štrcalo (cijevi)Croatian
- csővég; fúvókaHungarian
- ujung pipaIndonesian
- stútur, túðaIcelandic
- becco, lanciaItalian
- antgalis, purkštukasLithuanian
- sprausla; uzgalisLatvian
- tut; munnstykke, strålerørNorwegian
- ،دهانك سر لوله؛ گلوگاهPersian
- شيردهن،د نل خولهPashto
- vârf, cioc; duzăRomanian
- наконечник, насадка; соплоRussian
- munstycke, pipSwedish
- hortum başı, ağızlık, memeTurkish
- 噴嘴Chinese (Trad.)
- насадка, соплоUkrainian
- miệng; vòi ấmVietnamese
- 喷嘴Chinese (Simp.)
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