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English definition of “jowl”

jowl

noun [C usually plural] uk   /dʒaʊl/ us  
the loose skin and flesh under the jaw: a bloodhound with heavy jowls (= loose folds of skin and flesh on the lower parts of its face)
jowly
adjective uk   /ˈdʒaʊ.li/ us  
She's become increasingly jowly (= the skin and flesh on the lower part of her face has become looser) as she's got older.
(Definition of jowl from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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