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neck·lace

(nek'lăs),
Term used to describe a skin rash that encircles the neck.

necklace

/neck·lace/ (nek´lis) a structure encircling the neck.
Casal's necklace  an eruption in pellagra, encircling the lower part of the neck.

neck·lace

(nek'lăs)
Term used to describe a rash that encircles the neck.

necklace

bands of color across the lower neck and chest of cats.
References in classic literature ?
and with an eagerness and embarrassment quite diverting to her companion, she laid down the necklace again on its cotton, and seemed resolved either to take another or none at all.
He suggested to her how to tuck in the upper edge of her bodice, so as to make it roughly approximate to the cut for evening wear; and when she had done this, and the pendant to the necklace hung isolated amid the whiteness of her throat, as it was designed to do, he stepped back to survey her.
As to Volumnia, she is handed down the great staircase by Sir Leicester, as eloquent upon the theme as if there were a general rising in the north of England to obtain her rouge-pot and pearl necklace.
My dear Bunny, this one must have contained the necklace you boasted about.
If I were to put on such a necklace as that, I should feel as if I had been pirouetting.
Billina wore a pearl necklace, and around the neck of each chicken was a tiny gold chain holding a locket with the letter "D" engraved upon the outside.
I can't dress much now, you know, 'cause mamma's in black for somebody," observed Miss Alice Lovett, feeling the importance which affliction conferred upon her when it took the form of a jet necklace.
Bertram gave her a diamond ring and a ruby necklace and told her they would go to Europe for a wedding tour, for he was immensely wealthy.
The coral necklace was a very handsome one which had belonged to the Story Girl's mother.
Ozma of Oz and her people, as well as Dorothy, Tiktok and Billina, were splendidly entertained by the Queen mother, who owed all her happiness to their kind offices; and that evening the yellow hen was publicly presented with a beautiful necklace of pearls and sapphires, as a token of esteem from the new King.
He opened the jewel-case, and took from it a magnificent pearl necklace in an antique setting.
That string of them over the harbor looks like a necklace.