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butt

(bŭt),
1. To bring any two square-ended surfaces in contact so as to form a joint.
2. In dentistry, to place a restoration directly against the tissues covering the alveolar ridge.

butt

1 to place two flat surfaces together to form a joint.
2 (in dentistry) to place directly against the tissues covering the residual alveolar ridge.
3 (in dentistry) to place a dental restoration directly against a flat surface of a prepared tooth.

buttocks

A part of the back of the hip, which, in humans, forms one of the rounded protuberances on which a person sits; the rump.

Composition
Gluteus maximus and gluteus medius muscle covered by a variable layer of fat.

butt

(bŭt)
1. To bring any two square-ended surfaces in contact so as to form a joint.
2. In dentistry, to place a restoration directly against the tissues covering the alveolar ridge.

butt

(bŭt)
1. In dentistry, to place a restoration directly against the tissues covering the alveolar ridge.
2. To bring any two square-ended surfaces in contact so as to form a joint.

butt,

v to place directly against the tissues covering the residual alveolar ridge; to bring two square-ended surfaces into contact, as a butt joint.

butt

1. recognized pack for presentation of wool for sale; similar to but smaller than the standard bale; usually an incompletely filled bale.
2. see butting.
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The first approach was to alter the raw data files from the log sorting station to mimic the effects of the butt end reducer.
Myhres smacked the butt end of his stick above Norstrom's right eye, opening a cut that took several stitches to close.
He fled when he was challenged and the couple went inside, but later Thompson turned up and threatened Mr Jakeman with the butt end of a broken snooker cue.
Once again, I check the acorn end for smoothness and roundness then the butt end is placed into a chuck machine which gives it its rounded bottom.
Go back to the butt end and look up the trunk to see if the log is bowed.
With the device I could support the cue tip in my prosthetic hand, my other hand holding the butt end of the cue with the aid of my friend's shoe string.
Police later found him at his home in Napier Road, Swalwell, Gateshead brandishing the butt end of a pool cue.
There will be a big back-lash from them and we could be on the butt end of it.
Next a 1-inch cross section was cut at 8 feet from the butt end of the stem (mid position), placed in a plastic bag, and an 18-inch segment was cut above it.
The shop owner tried to approach Baker, but he turned the butt end of the gun towards him as if he was about to strike and the employee retreated behind the counter and pressed a panic button.
The first suspect "banged on the glass with the butt end of a handgun" and held up a cardboard sign that read, "I just want the .