naped

adjective
\ ˈnāpt How to pronounce naped (audio) , ˈnapt How to pronounce naped (audio) \

Definition of naped

zoology
: having a nape especially of a specific kind or color used in combination a yellow-naped parrot scaly-naped pigeons a black-naped hare Walnut the white-naped crane isn't like all the other girls.— Saryn Chorney

First Known Use of naped

1819, in the meaning defined above

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“Naped.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/naped. Accessed 26 Jul. 2021.

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