Recent Examples of hindquarter from the Web
Unsurprisingly, the new X4 will once again be an X3 with resculpted hindquarters.
A mature bull will have hindquarters weighing 150 pounds or more.
Stephen Marshak, an author of popular college geology textbooks, notes the resemblance to a sheep’s hindquarters in his definition of roche moutonnée.
Males often chased, bit, struck, and scratched fertile females (easily distinguished by their bright red, swollen hindquarters), but not pregnant or lactating females.
Toasty hindquarters are a nice bone to throw at rear-seat riders, given the tightness of their accommodations.
Some dressed their dogs as well, fastening vibrant tutus around their hindquarters.
The donkey’s torso was full of puncture wounds and half of his hindquarters were eaten.
The donkey's torso was full of puncture wounds and half of his hindquarters were eaten.
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