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Synonyms for nape

the back side of the neck

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The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the three-day NAPE international conference and exhibition which began on Tuesday witnessed about 1,500 participants.
All of these guidebooks are housed on the NAPE and ODE websites, where students, families and educators can access and use them.
However, it can be associated with other diseases in rare cases, and previous studies have observed a possible relation between salmon patch in the nape of the neck and the chronic form or more extensive forms of alopecia areata (2-5).
Meanwhile, Deepika's famous RK tattoo on the nape of her neck may not make a star appearance in the movie.
The lesions are most commonly found on the nape, followed by the glabella and eyelids [3].
Starting with mid-section of hair at the back of head, loosely plait and work in larger sections of hair from underneath & behind the ears until the plait reaches nape of neck and secure with a ribbon.
Bunch your hair below the occipital bone, just above the nape of the neck, and tie it with a covered band.
Ponytails are lower and looser, tied at the nape of the head.
Manila: The Philippine government and a former separatist Filipino-Muslim rebel group have agreed to create a 15-man commission to draft a law to create in a "transition period of three years a new autonomous political entity (NAPE)," that will replace the existing Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) - now consisting of five provinces and one city in the southern Philippines, sources told Gulf News.
Through the Motorola grant, NAPE's STEM Equity Pipeline will provide intensive professional development to 150 administrators, counselors, and faculty to implement research-based practices designed to increase access, success, and post-secondary transition of girls and other underrepresented groups in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math).
roots at the nape of my neck, all animal, impossible to see.
Houston, United States, Feb 24, 2012 - (ABN Newswire) - Texon Petroleum Ltd (ASX:TXN), in regard to yesterday's release on this project, the attached "Flyer" was made available at the North American Prospect Exposition ("NAPE") being held this week (23/24 February) in Houston, Texas, USA.
He said the blow left an injury nine centimetres long and three centimetres wide at the nape of the neck.