hindquarter definition

  • noun:
    • The posterior percentage of a side of meat, lamb, veal, or mutton, including a hind knee plus one or two ribs.
    • The posterior section of a quadruped, right beside the hind feet.
    • Either rear 50 % of a side of meat, mutton, veal, lamb or by extension from another edible mammal.
    • The hind biped (leg) of a quadruped, or all areas of the body situated behind the hind legs' trunk-attachment.
    • Human behind, butt.
    • the trunk 50 % of a side of meat, from towards twelfth rib right back.
    • the back 50 % of a side of animal meat

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