jowl has definitions from the fields of anatomy,zoology
[ noun ] (anatomy,zoology) the lower jawbone in vertebrates; it is hinged to open the mouth

Used in print

(Octavia Waldo, A Cup of the Sun....)

`` You 're boiling milk , ai n't you '' ? soothing it with his hand , knowing the whiskered jowls and the swollen smoothness of teats that wrinkled expectantly to his touch .

[ noun ] a fullness and looseness of the flesh of the lower cheek and jaw (characteristic of aging)

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