ewe-neck

noun
\ ˈyü-ˈnek How to pronounce ewe-neck (audio) \

Definition of ewe-neck

: a thin neck with a concave arch occurring as a defect in dogs and horses

Other Words from ewe-neck

ewe-necked \ ˈyü-​ˈnekt How to pronounce ewe-necked (audio) \ adjective

First Known Use of ewe-neck

1820, in the meaning defined above

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“Ewe-neck.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ewe-neck. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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ewe-neck

noun
\ -ˈnek How to pronounce ewe-neck (audio) \

Medical Definition of ewe-neck

: a thin neck with a concave arch occurring as a defect in dogs and horses

Other Words from ewe-neck

ewe-necked \ -​ˈnekt How to pronounce ewe-necked (audio) \ adjective

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