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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Jowl  \Jowl\,  n.  [For  older  chole,  chaul,  AS  ceaft  jaw.  Cf 
  The  cheek;  the  jaw.  [Written  also  {jole},  {choule},  {chowle}, 
  and  {geoule}.] 
  {Cheek  by  jowl},  with  the  cheeks  close  together;  side  by 
  side  in  close  proximity.  ``I  will  go  with  three  cheek  by 
  jole.''  --Shak.  ``  Sits  cheek  by  jowl.''  --Dryden.