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jowl

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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

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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A little further on, we encounter a group of elephants - one casually stuffing a clump of grass into her jowly mouth, another strolling from the bush with the cutest baby gambolling in tow.
It's a toss-up between Robert Lindsay's portrayal of Aristotle Onassis and Ashton-Griffiths' jowly take on Hitchcock who leaves the deepest teeth marks.
And the next thing I knew, he would be regaling Melinda Treadwell with anecdotes about his father--Ben could make even the Warsaw uprising seem amusing--or performing his imitation of balding, jowly Professor Bloom in such a convincing way that the otherwise unflappable Sybil Chase spit out her drink.
The 50-something official, Lei Zhengfu, was fired from his position as district party secretary after the video, an apparent extortion attempt, went viral earlier this month and his jowly, pop-eyed mug became the butt of numerous Internet caricatures.
He looks prudish, has a jowly face and thinning hair (he was fifty-five at the time), speaks dully without verve.
with jowly snap, and so tomorrow I'll shovel befeathered shit
Official media in the North have built Kim Jong-un, a jowly and rotund man in his late 20s, into a leader worthy of inheriting the crown, naming him "respected general", "great successor", "outstanding leader" and "supreme commander".
Jowly Leonid Brezhnev accurately thought he could do business with the then jut-jawed Libyan Colonel.
The jowly, stocky lawmaker compared himself to a "dojo" loach fish -- an eel-like inhabitant of the deep.
It takes more than three hours to turn me into Queen Victoria, with a prosthetic jowly neck and lots of latex to make me look older.