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mock turtleneck Syllabification: mock tur·tle·neck

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of mock turtleneck in English:

noun

A neck for a knit garment similar to a funnel neck but shorter and typically not as loose.
Example sentences
  • The 2-inch mock turtleneck design is available in either short-sleeve or long-sleeve styles.
  • I wore a long-sleeve, white mock turtleneck every day because I was cold.
  • It features a mock turtleneck with a zipper, which forms a pointed collar when unzipped.

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