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the hindquarters: the backside, the bottom (of an animal)
Hind (from the same root as behind) is an adjective that means 'bottom' or 'lower':
the hind legs the back legs
- "The retail magnate was detained and jailed early yesterday morning after park ranger Ernest Marshall discovered a shotgun shell lodged in the hindquarters of a bear cub near Warbuckle's ranch."
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