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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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BREECHES Bible is a book-collectors' term for the Geneva Bible of 1560.
Although RCOG has recommended planned cesarean section for breech presentation at term 6 but there are no specific recommendations regarding mode of delivery in the undiagnosed breeches presenting for the 1st time in labour 8.
A Palace insider said last night: 'Her Majesty was absolutely appalled by the Prime Minister's comments about wigs, breeches and women's tights.
We'll have two first prizes - one lucky winner will receive Dettori's signed breeches plus copies of the videos Frankie Dettori - Horsing Around and Boxing Bedlam presented by Harry Carpenter.
The vessel's crew themselves fired a line ashore and the Brigade volunteers sent the breeches aboard which were used by the crew to rescue 32 people.
The American market is very interested in Raid: St Mary's them, as the Breeches Bible was the one the Pilgrim Fathers took to America with them.
Rather than any fashion statement, however, the dark breeches have a practical benefit.
MY bears' breeches have suddenly turned all white on the leaves.
And finally, Bach Bougainvillea flower essence has been found to work very well for turning breeches.
PassGo InSync addressed these problems by allowing the sales force to utilize only one user ID and password, eliminating lost productivity and unnecessary security breeches.
THE breeches worn by Tom Queally when winning the Qipco 2,000 Guineas on Frankel were the pounds 400 top lot at a charity auction held at The Yard pub in Newmarket on Saturday.
NEWMARKET publican Paul Hynes is to make his race-riding debut in the Town Plate on August 27 to tie in with a charity auction at his pub, in which the breeches that Tom Queally wore aboard Frankel in the 2,000 Guineas are to be top lot.