bull neck

noun

Definition of bull neck 

: a thick short powerful neck

Other Words from bull neck

bullnecked \ ˈbu̇l-​ˈnekt also  ˈbəl-​ \ adjective

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1697, in the meaning defined above

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bull neck

noun

Medical Definition of bull neck 

: a thick short powerful neck

Other Words from bull neck

bullnecked \ ˈbu̇l-​ˈnekt \ adjective

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