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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. an act of forcible exhalation;
[syn: puffing, huffing, snorting]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Snort \Snort\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Snorted; p. pr. & vb. n. Snorting.] [OE. snorten; akin to snoren. See Snore.] 1. To force the air with violence through the nose, so as to make a noise, as do high-spirited horsed in prancing and play. --Fairfax. [1913 Webster] 2. To snore. [R.] "The snorting citizens." --Shak. [1913 Webster] 3. To laugh out loudly. [Colloq.] --Halliwell. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

snorting n 1: an act of forcible exhalation [syn: puffing, huffing, snorting]