ewe-neck


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ewe-neck

(yo͞o′nĕk′)
n.
A defect in a horse or dog in which the neck is thin and has a concave arch.

ewe′-necked′ (-nĕkt′) adj.

ewe-neck

n
1. (Veterinary Science) a condition in horses in which the neck is straight and sagging rather than arched
2. (Veterinary Science) a horse or other animal with this condition
ˈewe-ˌnecked adj

ewe-neck

(ˈyuˌnɛk)

n.
a thin concave neck, held low, considered a defect in horses and dogs.
[1695–1705]
ewe′-necked`, adj.