Necklace meaning

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A gasoline-doused automobile tire draped around a person's neck or shoulders and set ablaze.
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An ornament worn around the neck.
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Something felt to resemble this neck ornament, as in shape.

A necklace of hundreds of tiny islands.

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A string of beads, jewels, etc. or a chain of gold, silver, etc., worn around the neck as an ornament.
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To kill by means of a necklace.
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An article of jewelry that is worn around the neck, most often made of a string of precious metal, pearls, gems, beads or shells, and sometimes having a pendant attached.
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(figuratively) Anything resembling a necklace in shape.

A necklace of coral islands.

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(South Africa) A method of informal execution in which a rubber tyre is filled with petrol, placed around the victim's chest and arms, and set on fire.
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(South Africa) To informally execute by setting on fire a petrol-filled rubber tyre which has been put around the bound victim's neck.
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Origin of necklace