Does an alligator have a pointy nose?

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Alligators have broad noses as in “U” shaped whereas crocodiles have pointed sharp noses.

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Alligators have a wide, rounded, u-shaped snout, while crocodiles have long, pointed, v-shaped snouts. Believe it or not, the difference in shape means that alligators can exert more strength from their mouths, which is useful in cracking open hard-shelled vertebrates, like turtles.

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