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Noun: hindquarters  'hInd,kwor-tu(r)z
  1. The fleshy part of the human body that you sit on
    "he deserves a good kick in the hindquarters";
    - buttocks, nates, butt, backside, bum, buns [N. Amer], can [N. Amer, informal], fundament, hind end, posterior, rear, rear end, rump, stern, seat, tail, tail end, tooshie, tush [N. Amer], bottom, behind, derriere, patootie [US], heinie [US], derrière
     
  2. The part of an animal that corresponds to the human buttocks
    - croup, croupe, rump
Noun: hindquarter  'hInd,kwor-tu(r)
  1. The back half of a side of meat

Type of: body part, cut, cut of meat

Part of: bird, body, quadruped, torso, trunk

Encyclopedia: Hindquarters

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