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scruff

noun  /skrʌf/ us  
the scruff of your neck the scruff of your neck the back of your neck: She grabbed the dog by the scruff of his neck and hung on to him.
Translations of “scruff”
in Spanish cogote, pescuezo…
in French peau (du cou)…
in German das Genick…
in Chinese (Traditional) 頸…
in Chinese (Simplified) 颈…
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