- From neck, narrow stretch of forest. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
“Agh, that perpetual shroud of coal dust that hung over this neck of the woods hit him.”
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Phrases that use body parts metaphorically.
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Words from 2008 'RocknRolla' film.
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