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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.

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.
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'Our target is not only to pick up one million cigarette butts. We want the Chinese and Cambodians to stop throwing their cigarette butts in coastal areas.
"We will conduct (research) to see if the smell and toxicity of cigarette butts can be removed so we can use them for upcycling," it added.
Do not get them mixed up with your soil pipes (which carry waste from your sinks, baths and toilets and into the sewer) - your water butt will still fill up, but you won't want to spread the result on your garden.
Importantly, bricks incorporated with 1 per cent cigarette butts maintained properties very similar to those of normal bricks.
The researchers cautioned that the nicotine nests might be just a happy accident, and that the birds may be selecting cigarette butts for other desirable qualities such as fluffiness, warmth, and availability.
In an effort to raise awareness of the cigarette butt litter problem and reduce the amount of cigarette butt litter in the region, the Surfrider Foundation San Diego County Chapter will be conducting Hold Onto Your Butt Awareness Day on Saturday, August 13th from 10 a.m.
Inventor Mr Barry Ross has come up with an innovative packaging concept to potentially reduce butt litter.
Butts and sole director Robert Darling, 31, vanished, though we later heard Butts was living in Spain.
"Humans are inadvertently carpeting the planet in cigarette butts. That is billions of cigarettes flicked, one at a time, on our sidewalks, beaches, nature trails, gardens, and other public places every single day.
One city already tackling the butt problem is San Francisco, where in 2009 city officials passed an ordinance adding a 20-cent fee to cigarettes to help cover the cost of cleaning up butts.