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jowl

1
1. the jaw, esp the lower one
2. a cheek, esp a prominent one

jowl

2
1. fatty flesh hanging from the lower jaw
2. a similar fleshy part in animals, such as the wattle of a fowl or the dewlap of a bull
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jowl

The enlarged head or foot of a timber, usually a vertical post; often used to facilitate the joining of other timbers.
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