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noddle

[nod-l] /ˈnɒd l/
noun, Older Slang.
1.
the head or brain.
Origin of noddle
late Middle English
1375-1425
1375-1425; late Middle English nodel
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noddle1

/ˈnɒdəl/
noun
1.
(informal, mainly Brit) the head or brains: use your noddle!
Word Origin
C15: origin obscure

noddle2

/ˈnɒdəl/
verb
1.
(informal, mainly Brit) to nod (the head), as through drowsiness
Word Origin
C18: from nod
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