nape definition

  • noun:
    • The back of the throat.
    • The back an element of the neck.
    • A tablecloth.
    • The back part of the throat.
    • the rear upper the main neck, technically known as nucha: typically within the term nape of this neck.
    • The slim part of a fish's stomach beside the head. A beheaded fish, split over the belly, reveals a couple of napes.
    • A table-cloth.
    • the back region of the neck
  • verb:
    • To bombard with napalm.
  • others:
    • To cut-through the nape for the neck.

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