crooked neck

crooked neck

a disease of turkeys thought to be due to airsacculitis caused by Mycoplasma meleagridis. A similar syndrome in Brown Leghorn chickens is due to an inherited defect.
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Angie claims sta tried to discharge Richard with a crooked neck, saying its awkward position was because schizophrenics suer "body dysmorphia".
It's impossible to seat a bullet straightly in a crooked neck, even if the neck has been "turned" to precisely the same thickness on all sides.
Cook with hybridizing summer squash to straighten out its crooked neck.
Mexican Succotash 2 large zucchini, peeled and cut into half moons 3 yellow crooked neck squash, cut into half moons 1/2 large yellow onion, diced 1 large red pepper, diced 2 tablespoons minced garlic 1 cup frozen corn 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese (optional) 2 tablespoons butter or olive oil In a medium saucepan, over medium heat, sautee the onions and garlic in the butter or oil until caramelized, and then add the corn, red pepper and squashes.
I COULDN'T quite work out what my children were likely to get first, crooked necks or cross eyes as they attempted to read the French newspapers, plastered on the ceiling of Le Frog in St Helens.
I was really struck by their crooked necks and unusual shapes.