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English definition of “rear”

rear

adjective [before noun]     /rɪər/ US  /rɪr/
B2 at the back of something: There's a sticker on the rear door/window. The horse had injured one of its rear legs. → See also rearguardGeneral location and orientationAfter and behindBefore, after and already
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