swan neck


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swan neck

n
(Art Terms) a tube, rail, etc, curved like a swan's neck
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"And I like them blond, with a certain gait, and a swan neck. Between ourselves, the mayor's daughter is more to my taste than Miss Brooke or Miss Celia either.
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