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posterioradjective [before noun]

uk   /pɒsˈtɪə.ri.ər/ us   /pɑːˈstɪr.i.ɚ/

posteriornoun

uk   /pɒsˈtɪə.ri.ər/ us   /pɑːˈstɪr.i.ɚ/ humorous
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posteriornoun [C]

us   /pɑˈstɪər·i·ər, poʊ-/ infml usually humorous
a person’s buttocks: Park your posterior on that seat.
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Translations of “posterior”
in Spanish posterior…
in Vietnamese đến sau, đứng sau…
in Malaysian selepas…
in Thai ภายหลัง…
in French postérieur…
in German später, hinter…
in Chinese (Simplified) 后部的, 尾部的, 较晚的…
in Indonesian di belakang…
in Chinese (Traditional) 後部的, 尾部的, 較晚的…
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