proboscis

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Synonyms for proboscis

the structure on the human face that contains the nostrils and organs of smell and forms the beginning of the respiratory tract

Synonyms for proboscis

the human nose (especially when it is large)

a long flexible snout as of an elephant

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Bees were able to forage on Delphinium flowers, sometimes without landing, by sticking their probosces straight into the nectar spurs, similar to the way hummingbirds forage.