SYN: buttocks. [L. pl. of natis]

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na·tes 'nā-.tēz n pl BUTTOCKS

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pl. n.
the buttocks.
natal adj.

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na·tes (naґtēz) sing., naґtis [L.] [TA] buttocks: the prominences formed by the gluteal muscles on the lower part of the back; called also breech and clunes [TA alternative].

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