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buttocks

 [but´oks]
the two fleshy prominences formed by the gluteal muscles on the lower part of the back. Called also breech, clunes, and nates.

but·tocks

(bŭt'oks), [TA] This word is grammatically plural.
The prominence formed by the gluteal muscles of either side.
Synonym(s): nates [TA], clunes ☆ , breech

breech

(brēch) the buttocks.

breech

(brēch)
n.
1. The lower rear portion of the human trunk; the buttocks.
2.
a. A breech presentation or delivery.
b. A fetus in breech presentation.

but·tocks

(bŭt'ŏks)
The two gluteal prominences.
Synonym(s): nates [TA] , breech, clunes.

breech, britch

the buttocks of an animal; the backs of the thighs.

breech presentation
presentation of the buttocks of the fetus during parturition. See also presentation.
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Elliot Berlin, the well-known, Los Angeles-based prenatal wellness guru, shares the journey of several women seeking breech delivery options, including two celebrity mothers Morena Baccarin, star of Homeland and Gotham, and Kimberly Van Der Beek, wife of actor James.
Our research showed that women were very interested in experiential accounts of breech births and spent a lot of time viewing online forums, but they were aware that people post horror stories on forums and they didn't know how much to trust the information.
Willan, Planned caesarean section versus planned vaginal birth for breech presentation at term: a randomised multicentre trial: Term breech trial collaborative group, The Lancet; Volume 356, Issue 9239, October 21, 2000, pages 1375-1383.
He said Kelley would be allowed to entertain offers for ``The Practice'' from other broadcast or cable networks should ABC pass on a renewal, but Breech knew of no discussions along those lines.
Breech offered several solutions to restore competition in agriculture, en force social and environmental responsibility and protect family farmers and rural communities.
Another plus on the side of safety is the length of the ramrod, which matches the distance from base of breech to muzzle.
In a July 2006 study, the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists recommended Caesarean section for doctors delivering breech babies.
On the basis of the end points of neonatal morbidity and death, the authors of the term breech trial concluded unequivocally that cesarean delivery was safer for breech babies.
An International Chiropractic Pediatric Association (ICPA) study showed the Webster Technique was successful in resolving breech presentations 92 percent of the time.
SALT LAKE CITY -- Breech presentation at birth was not associated with any significant differences in intelligence in 18-year-old men, compared with their counterparts who had a cephalic presentation, Dr.
Executive producer Bob Breech said the production company arranged a private jet to bring him to Los Angeles from New York and set him up at a hotel near the Raleigh Manhattan Beach Studio complex.
The Chamber Maid(tm) is a clever cleaning tool for scrubbing the chamber of a firearm that cannot be cleaned from the breech.