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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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He told us the person who had just left the house wasn't Butts, rather an architect called Mark Webb.
Novotny, an APHA member, said the project continues to work with economists on developing models to predict the costs of remedying cigarette butt litter, including a tool that could estimate amounts of cigarette butt litter based on cigarette sales and venues where cigarette butts are commonly found.
One thing that's uglier, however, is a cigarette butt that's been improperly discarded.
The only way to stop these people being throwing the butts on the floor and keeping our city clean and tidy without ugly looking cigarette butts all over the place is to hit them where it hurts, in the pocket.
Many drivers confess to throwing burning cigarette butts out of their cars while they are driving.
The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids and Scholastic have teamed up to bring you this poster and guide for Kick Butts Day 2005.