• (RP) IPA: /ˈnjuːkə/
  • (GA) IPA: /ˈn(j)ukə/

nucha (plural nuchae)

  1. (anatomy, obsolete) The spinal cord.
  2. (anatomy, zoology, dated, rare) The back#Noun|back of the neck#Noun|neck, the nape; of an animal: the back of the head#Noun|head or the portion#Noun|portion of the body behind#Preposition|behind the head.

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