Definition of Leptorrhinic
1. Adjective. Having a long narrow nose.
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Literary usage of Leptorrhinic
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1. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1888)
"Such is the case among the Eskimo, who are leptorrhinic, and belong at the same time to the same group as the American and northern Asiatic tribes. ..."
2. Report of the Annual Meeting (1895)
"... their noses more leptorrhinic, than those of the men, while among almost all races the reverse is the case. This fact led me first to suspect that the ..."