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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
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Cheek

A narrow upright face, forming the end or side of an architectural or structural member or one side of an opening.
Illustrated Dictionary of Architecture Copyright © 2012, 2002, 1998 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved

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.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

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.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The decision to transfer Mala was in keeping with the directive of the Central Zoo Authority and was also inspired by the zoo administration's desire to use her enclosure to house animals brought from a Mysore zoo recently under an exchange programme.
The luxury, mala bead-inspired pieces are handmade and hand-knotted using sustainably sourced Filipino woods such as rosewood, blackwood, and whitewood, as well as natural coconut shell and glass beads sourced from Japan.
When the Nazis invaded Poland in 1939 Mala and her family fled before being forced to live in a ghetto.
Mala includes Noah Georgeson on synthesizers, Josiah Steinbrick on Bass, Bram Inscore on cello, and the Serbian artist Ana Kras adding vocals on "Your Fine Petting Duck."
We have amidst us a multi-faceted personality in Mala Mohan Kumar, who is an accomplished dancer and can sing with equal ease, and grace many social occasions with her benign and beautiful presence which is always with the purpose of furthering the cause of the Indian community.
Mala knew little of Cuban culture, but the producer didn't think twice before signing on to make a record blending his style with the island's jaunty trademark timba music.
A leading politburo member of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan, Mala Bakhtiyar, says his party's influence was affected locally as a result of entering an alliance with the Kurdistan Democratic Party.