Related to Kneck: neck of the woods
n.1.(Naut.) The twisting of a rope or cable, as it is running out.
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But it was alleged Hall put a knife to Mr Harding's throat and threatened to kill him, than ran and cut Lunar's kneck.
1 Novak Djokovic's 28-match winning run in the semis, he is now breathing down the kneck of the Serb in the rankings.
The woman apparently awoke some time after midnight on Friday morning, walked to a construction area inside the consulate, took a cable, wrapped it around her kneck and hung herself from the ceiling.
Kneck, "Mesh WLAN Networks: Concept and System Design," IEEE Wireless Communications, vol.
He did a fair impersonation of Rudolf Nureyev as he stumbled up the stairs in his studs and I twice managed to stop him breaking his kneck.
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