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buttock

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈbʌtək/
one of the two sides of your bottomThe buttocks
Translations of “buttock”
in Korean 엉덩이…
in Arabic رَدف…
in French fesse…
in Turkish kalça, kalçanın her iki tarafı…
in Italian natica…
in Chinese (Traditional) 屁股(的一邊)…
in Russian ягодица…
in Polish pośladek…
in Spanish nalga…
in Portuguese nádega…
in German die Hinterbacke…
in Catalan natja…
in Japanese 尻, 臀(でん)部…
in Chinese (Simplified) 屁股(的一边)…
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