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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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West Butte Sanctuary Company will introduce you to the flora and fauna of West Butte, Brockman Canyon, and Lollipop Ridge.
So, you definitely have to have some energy underneath you to run all the way to the other butte," Leon admits.
The entire capacity of the Twin Buttes Wind Power Project has been contracted to Xcel Energy subsidiary Public Service Company Colorado for a period of 20 years.
The Rotarians, with volunteer help from other citizens, revitalized the butte in April 1997.
Power generated by the Twin Buttes project will be delivered under a long-term contract to Colorado customers of Xcel Energy.
Dan Olmstead ran his first Butte to Butte four years ago.
As superintendent, Franklin will oversee seven park sites, including the newly expanded 28,000-acre Red Rock Canyon State Park, north of Mojave; the Antelope Valley California Poppy Reserve and Ripley Desert Woodland, west of Lancaster; the Antelope Valley Indian Museum and Saddleback Butte State Park, north of Lake Los Angeles; the Tomo-kahni Native American village site east of Tehachapi; and Providence Mountains and Mitchell Caverns near Needles.
One portion of the magnetic anomaly at Homestead, to the east of the buttes, indicates that the known kimberlite may be larger than the surface expression or may be a separate buried hypabyssal kimberlitic body.
Humans who have encountered the Sutter Buttes, the remnants of a strangely isolated, 1.
BUSINESS WIRE)--June 10, 1997--Renowned for its expertise in marketing premier resort properties, Kennedy-Wilson International (Nasdaq:KWIC) has been appointed by an affiliate of one of the largest Japanese construction firms as the exclusive marketing agent for one of Arizona's most prestigious hotels, The Buttes Resort.
BUSINESS WIRE)--June 19, 1996--TriCo Bancshares ("TriCo") and Sutter Buttes Savings Bank ("Sutter Buttes") announced today that they have signed an Agreement, whereby Sutter Buttes will be acquired by TriCo and merged with and into Tri Counties Bank, a wholly-owned subsidiary of TriCo (the "Merger").