bridge of the nose


bridge of the nose
bony part of the nose

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Bridge of the nose — Bridge Bridge (br[i^]j), n. [OE. brig, brigge, brug, brugge, AS. brycg, bricg; akin to Fries. bregge, D. brug, OHG. brucca, G. br[ u]cke, Icel. bryggja pier, bridge, Sw. brygga, Dan. brygge, and prob. Icel. br[=u] bridge, Sw. & Dan. bro bridge,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bridge of the nose — the upper portion of the external nose formed by the junction of the nasal bones …   Medical dictionary

  • Bridge — (br[i^]j), n. [OE. brig, brigge, brug, brugge, AS. brycg, bricg; akin to Fries. bregge, D. brug, OHG. brucca, G. br[ u]cke, Icel. bryggja pier, bridge, Sw. brygga, Dan. brygge, and prob. Icel. br[=u] bridge, Sw. & Dan. bro bridge, pavement, and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bridge of a steamer — Bridge Bridge (br[i^]j), n. [OE. brig, brigge, brug, brugge, AS. brycg, bricg; akin to Fries. bregge, D. brug, OHG. brucca, G. br[ u]cke, Icel. bryggja pier, bridge, Sw. brygga, Dan. brygge, and prob. Icel. br[=u] bridge, Sw. & Dan. bro bridge,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bridge wall — Bridge Bridge (br[i^]j), n. [OE. brig, brigge, brug, brugge, AS. brycg, bricg; akin to Fries. bregge, D. brug, OHG. brucca, G. br[ u]cke, Icel. bryggja pier, bridge, Sw. brygga, Dan. brygge, and prob. Icel. br[=u] bridge, Sw. & Dan. bro bridge,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • The Guardian (play) — The Guardian is a Caroline era stage play, a comedy written by Philip Massinger, dating from 1633. The play in which Massinger comes nearest to urbanity and suavity is The Guardian .... [McManaway, p. 278.] PerformanceThe play was licensed for… …   Wikipedia

  • nose — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ big, bulbous, huge, large, long, prominent, strong ▪ little, small, tiny …   Collocations dictionary

  • bridge — I. /brɪdʒ / (say brij) noun 1. a structure spanning a river, chasm, road, or the like, and affording passage. 2. Nautical a. a raised transverse platform from which the officer in charge navigates or pilots a ship. b. the bridge house or other… …   Australian English dictionary

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  • Bridge piercing — Infobox Piercing name = Bridge piercing image size = 200px location = Nasal bridge nicknames = Erl, Earl jewelry = Straight barbell, surface bar, captive bead ring healing time = A bridge piercing is a body piercing through the skin on the bridge …   Wikipedia