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nucha

 [noo´kah]
nape. adj., adj nu´chal.

nu·cha

(nū'kă),
The back of the neck.
Synonym(s): nape
[Fr. nuque]

nape

(nāp) the back of the neck.

nape

(nāp, năp)
n.
The back of the neck.

nape

Etymology: ME
the back of the neck.

NAPE

Abbreviation for:
N-acyl phosphatidylethanolamine

nu·cha

(nū'kă)
The back of the neck.
Synonym(s): nape.
[Fr. nuque]

nape

The back of the neck.

nape

the back of the neck. Called also nucha.
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Gerald Shulman of Yale University said when rodents were fed a fatty meal, their small intestine made a lot of NAPE and put it into the bloodstream.
NAMCOR s Managing Director Obeth Kandjoze described the company s participation in the NAPE Expo as an important oil and gas platform that offers an immense network base to NAMCOR and Namibia .
Elvis made the hair stand up on the nape of your neck and shivers run down your spine.
We said: Hazel needed height on the crown and a bit of width at the nape of her neck.
Once the hair was curled, the two side sections were loosely taken back away from her face and secured just slightly higher than the nape of her neck.
Spray the hair with setting gel, comb it through and secure at the nape of the neck with a band.