Definitions for nuchaˈnu kə, ˈnyu-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

nu•cha*ˈnu kə, ˈnyu-(n.)(pl.)-chae

  1. Category: Anatomy

    Ref: nape .

* (-kē)..

Origin of nucha:

1375–1425; ME < ML: nape of neck < Ar nukhā‘ spinal marrow

nu′chal(adj.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. nape, scruff, nucha(noun)

    the back side of the neck

Wiktionary

  1. nucha(Noun)

    The nape or back of the neck.

  2. Origin: From Medieval Latin.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Nucha(noun)

    the back or upper part of the neck; the nape

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