Photo of jowls

List of body parts that start with J

Parts of your body. Not all of these are human parts - people don't have tails and wings but they still qualify as body parts!

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Jaw

Photo of a jaw bone
Photo by Shandchem
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Scientific name: mandible

Your jaw is the bottom part of your face. Your jaw has a separate bone and can move while you keep the rest of your head still. The bones in the picture are a sheep's jawbone and skull.

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Jowl

Photo of a man's jowls
Photo by The_Gut
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Jowls are the parts of your face around your jaw and neck, particularly when they are large and fatty.

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