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haunch

(hônch, hŏnch)
n.
The hip, buttock, and upper thigh in humans and certain other animals.
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haunch

(hawnsh) [Fr. hanche]
The hips and buttocks.
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Gonzalez-Cuevas, "Behavior of reinforced concrete haunched beams subjected to static shear loading," Engineering Structures, vol.
A five-span haunched girder with concrete spans up to 230 feet long and 22 feet of clearance over the water;