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 for noodle
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Noddle \Nod"dle\, n. [OE. nodil, nodle; perh. fr. nod, because
     the head is the nodding part of the body, or perh. akin to E.
     knot; cf. Prov. E. nod the nape of the neck.]
     1. The head; also, noodle; -- used jocosely or
        contemptuously.
  
     Syn: noggin.
          [1913 Webster +PJC]
  
                Come, master, I have a project in my noddle.
                                                    --L'Estrange.
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     2. The back part of the head or neck. [Obs.]
        [1913 Webster]
  
              For occasion . . . turneth a bald noddle, after she
              hath presented her locks in front, and no hold
              taken.                                --Bacon.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Noodle \Noo"dle\, n. [Cf. Noddle, Noddy.]
     1. A simpleton; a blockhead; a stupid person; a ninny. [Low]
        [1913 Webster]
  
              The chuckling grin of noodles.        --Sydney
                                                    Smith.
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     2. The head; also, noddle; -- used jocosely or
        contemptuously; as, use your noodle.
  
     Syn: noggin.
          [PJC]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Noodle \Noo"dle\, n. [G. nudel vermicelli.]
     A thin strip of dough, made with eggs, rolled up, cut into
     small pieces, and used in soup.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  noodle
      n 1: a ribbonlike strip of pasta
      2: informal terms for a human head [syn: attic, bean,
         bonce, noodle, noggin, dome]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  48 Moby Thesaurus words for "noodle":
     Italian paste, bean, belfry, brain, brow, chowderhead, chucklehead,
     chump, conk, crown, dome, dope, dumbhead, dumpling, dunderhead,
     encephalon, fedellini, fettuccine, gray matter, head, headpiece,
     knaydlach, lasagne, macaroni, matzo balls, noddle, noddy, noggin,
     noodles, organ of thought, pasta, paste, pate, poll, ravioli,
     ridge, sconce, seat of thought, sensation, sensorium, sensory,
     spaetzle, spaghetti, spaghettini, stupe, vermicelli, won ton,
     ziti
  
  

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