neck

neck is a topic covered in the Taber's Medical Dictionary.

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1. The part of the body between the head and shoulders.

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LATERAL ASPECT OF THE NECK ; SEE: muscle for illus
2. The constricted portion of an organ, or that resembling a neck.
3. The region between the crown and the root of a tooth.

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(nek )


1. The part of the body between the head and shoulders.

Descriptive text is not available for this image

LATERAL ASPECT OF THE NECK ; SEE: muscle for illus
2. The constricted portion of an organ, or that resembling a neck.
3. The region between the crown and the root of a tooth.

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