neck brace


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Noun1.neck brace - a brace worn to steady the neckneck brace - a brace worn to steady the neck  
brace - a support that steadies or strengthens something else; "he wore a brace on his knee"
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Mr Hyde went to the local hospital and was put in a neck brace.
AHOLIDAYMAKER has launched legal action against travel firm Jet2holidays after a "15-stone lad" dive-bombed into him as he emerged from a pool slide, leaving him in a neck brace.
The Aussie took out Dan Martin and was put in a neck brace as a precaution before being put in an ambulance.
The 25-year-old was immediately taken back to the team's dugout, where medics fitted him with a neck brace before being rushed to the Medical City in Pasig.
OLYMPIC hero Beth Tweddle sports her neck brace as she steps out for the first time since hitting a crash barrier on reality show The Jump.
She was taken to hospital in a neck brace and later revealed: "Firstly, I am OK, but incredibly sore and exhausted.
He now faces 12 weeks' confinement in a back and neck brace after which his condition will be reviewed, but although unable to recall the accident it has not dented his ambitions to scale the heights as a jockey.
His condition is stable -- he is fine -- but he'll be in a neck brace.
Pictures of the dented cars were posted on Facebook, courtesy of Rola, in addition to more photos of an injured Zeina in a neck brace.
A Mold player was taken to hospital in a neck brace, another player lost a tooth and two coaches were attacked.
After almost three months in a neck brace she has now been given the all clear.
Several police cars closed the road, while three ambulances attended, with paramedics placing the man in a neck brace and on a long stretcher before transporting him to hospital.