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caboose

noun

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the part of the body upon which someone sits
  • I couldn't even make it down the bunny slope without ending up on my caboose

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The first known use of caboose was in 1732

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“Caboose.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/caboose. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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