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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Having a neck or neckline of a specified kind. Often used in combination: a long-necked bird; a low-necked dress.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Having some specific type of neck
  • adj. Cracked.
  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of neck.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having (such) a neck; -- chiefly used in composition.
  • adj. Cracked; -- said of a treenail.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having a neck of a kind indicated: generally used in composition, as in long- necked, stiff- necked.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. having a neck or having a neck especially as specified (often used in combination)

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