Recent Examples of tailbone from the Web
Sarah fell on a steep section of trail in the White Clouds, injuring her tailbone.
Olive Wilde, who plays Smith’s love interest, Julia, dislocated her rib, split her lip and broke her tailbone.
The cancer returned three years later and would spread to her liver, lung, ovary, and tailbone.
Here is the machine that pumps air into its chest—a series of cables runs from its tailbone into a metal box—as the professor’s double sits at attention and speaks for the first time.
Her brother finally came home in an ambulance, with his skin worn through at his tailbone.
Perform 4 reps of this drill Muscles target: Glutes, quads, hamstrings, abs and core Sprinter Abs Seated on the ground, lean back while gently balancing on your tailbone.
Lengthening the tailbone takes compression out of the lumbar spine (low back).
The penalty is a firm knock on the tailbone, and the rule is strictly enforced.
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