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snort(snŏrt) [ME. snorten]
A slang term for inhale, esp. for the inhalation of illicit drugs.
a forceful expulsion of air through the nostrils as in a sneeze, but a snort is a voluntary act, sneezing is involuntary. Used by horses and cattle as a device to intimidate potential predators.