saddle area


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saddle area

The portion of the buttocks, perineum, and thighs that comes in contact with the seat of the saddle when one rides a horse.
See also: saddle

den·ture foun·da·tion a·re·a

(denchŭr fown-dāshŭn arē-ă)
Portion of basal seat area that supports the complete or partial denture base under occlusal load.
Synonym(s): basal seat area, basal seat, denture-bearing area, denture-supporting area, saddle area, stress-bearing area (1) , supporting area (2) , tissue-bearing area.
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Start from just behind the shoulder and with the hand nearest the horse work the length of the saddle area.
Because of the howitzer's design and EOD procedures, the ejected round can hit and cause major damage to the howitzer's saddle area.
I'm really proud of him because he won a big class at Leicester county on his first outing this season and won five classes at side saddle area 19 show qualifying for the Sir Lancelot final and the Classical Ladies final at the National Side Saddle Championships.