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jowl 1

(joul)
n.
1. The jaw, especially the lower jaw.
2. The cheek.

jowl 2

(joul)
n.
1. The flesh of the lower cheeks or lower jaw, especially when plump or flaccid.
2. A fleshy part similar to a jowl, such as the dewlap of a cow or the wattle of a fowl.
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Expect some resistance here, but remember it won't take him long to learn he'd rather have the stick in his mouth than the pressure on his jowls. This may take 15 sessions or more, but he'll get there.
He was hospitalized missing a chunk of cheek and jowl, but it seems he missed the tooth.
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.
Confirming the condition, coined 'smartphone face', Dr Mervyn Patterson of the Woodford Medical group told the Evening Standard: "If you sit for hours with your head bent slightly forward, staring at your iPhone or laptop screen, you may shorten the neck muscles and increase the gravitational pull on the jowl area, leading to a drooping jawline."
Cheek by Jowl: Talks and Essays on How and Why Fantasy Matters.
Government official, Naveed Ahmad, told Pajhwok Afghan News the clash occurred Sunday in Gorsal area, lying cheek by the jowl to Afghan border.
Unfortunately there is this unholy alliance between economists and politicians that says (I believe) that having more and more people cheek by jowl keeps wages and salaries down and therefore inflation, increases the amount of personal taxes used to finance bloated Government bureacracies and quangos - and increases demand for products and services.
The production is directed by Owen Horsley, who joins Love & Madness from the Cheek by Jowl theatre company.
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This is an outpatient procedure, minimally invasive, which concentrates more on the neck and jowls. The first "petal" pulls the face horizontally and slightly up, the second tightens the jowl, and the third deals with the sagging neck area.
BEIRUT, Lebanon -- When clashes broke out during a nationwide strike in Lebanon, some of the worst fighting rocked Christian areas, where rival factions live cheek by jowl.
Director DECLAN DONNELLAN is joint founder of Cheek by Jowl theatre company in London with designer and partner Nick Ormerod, and is the author of The Actor and the Target.