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cheek

1. 
a. either side of the face, esp that part below the eye
b. either side of the oral cavity; side of the mouth
2. a side of a door jamb
3. Nautical one of the two fore-and-aft supports for the trestletrees on a mast of a sailing vessel, forming part of the hounds
4. one of the jaws of a vice

Cheek

A narrow upright face, forming the end or side of an architectural or structural member or one side of an opening.

cheek

[chēk]
(anatomy)
The wall of the mouth in humans and other mammals.
(metallurgy)
Portion of a three-part flask between the cope and the drag.
(zoology)
The lateral side of the head in submammalian vertebrates and in invertebrates.

cheek

1. A narrow upright face forming the end or side of an architectural or structural member, or one side of an opening.
2. A narrow upright face forming the end or a side of an architectural or structural member.
3. The upright face of one side of an opening.
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space stands cheek by jowl with the ruins of the monuments overlooking the sprawl of green.
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Most of us would say the former - but most of us do not live cheek by jowl to a cricket ground, as residents of Annfield Plain do.
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Cheek by Jowl is a collection of Le Guin's musings on fantasy--in particular on children's books and on animals and their complex interconnection with the humans who inhabit and/or invade their worlds.
It is essential for the area to be able to grow to live cheek by jowl with the new emerging green industries, and what better way than to support a community sports team.