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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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Measure to the left and right as was done with the butt end, and mark by slashing through the bark.
Significant improvement in recognition rate for the large-size group could, as Table 6 illustrates, be achieved by excluding a section of the log's butt end.
Cut the butt ends of the outside span logs to fit the bunker logs.
Police later found him at his home in Napier Road, Swalwell, Gateshead brandishing the butt end of a pool cue.
He most likely doesn't know the bayonet end of a rifle from the butt end.
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 magnitude of the errors from Bruce's equation varied by log butt end diameter and length.
The butt end of the Millennium Centre behind it, and the splendid red brick Pierhead Building to the left, overshadow it.
Some 230 homes will be built on the Butt End Mills site in Lower Hopton.
Still, there are a lot of inhibitions to get past before one sticks the butt end of a fleeting enjoyment into a sculpture presented so aesthetically.