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hind

1. emanating from or pertaining to hindlimb.
2. adult female deer, especially red and other large species.

blue hind
a hind which has not borne young.
References in classic literature ?
Tommy Hinds had set out upon the trail of the Octopus as soon as the war was over.
Then the old man leading the hind threw himself at the monster's feet and said, "O Prince of the Genii, I beg of you to stay your fury and to listen to me.
Caching the remainder of the deer's hind quarter in the crotch of a tree the ape-man wiped his greasy palms upon his naked thighs and swung off in pursuit of Numa.
broke the martingale and enabled him to gain a perpendicular position on his hind legs.
At this juncture the poor dogs were standing on their hind legs quite surprisingly; the child, having pity on them, was about to cast some morsels of food to them before she tasted it herself, hungry though she was, when their master interposed.
Those on the hind feet he secured not only by tightening the draw strings but also rigged garters that fastened tightly around the legs above the hocks.
See, Holy One - the Great Road which is the backbone of all Hind.
If he can't stand on his hind legs he can't barrel-jump--you've heard about Ruth, Johnny.
It was admirable to see with what dexterity St Jago dodged behind the beast, till at last he contrived t give the fatal touch to the main tendon of the hind le after which, without much difficulty, he drove his knif into the head of the spinal marrow, and the cow droppe as if struck by lightning.
Matkah said, fanning herself with her hind flipper.
Sheeta slowly edged his hind paws along the branch still further beneath him, and then with a hideous shriek he launched himself toward the great ape.
By the Pope's hind leg, but thy amiable father loveth the English.