callipygian

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adjective cal·li·pyg·ian \ˌka-lə-ˈpi-j(ē-)ən\
variants: or less commonly

callipygous

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Definition of callipygian

  1. :  having shapely buttocks

Origin and Etymology of callipygian

Greek kallipygos, from kalli- + pygē buttocks


First Known Use: 1831

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