gluteal

[ gloo-tee-uh l, gloo-tee-uh l ]
/ ˈglu ti əl, gluˈti əl /
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adjective Anatomy.

pertaining to the buttock muscles or the buttocks.

Origin of gluteal

First recorded in 1795–1805; glute(us) + -al1
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Word Origin and History for gluteal

gluteal


adj.

by 1804, from gluteus + -al (1).

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Medicine definitions for gluteal

gluteal

[ glōōtē-əl, glōō-tē- ]

adj.

Of or relating to the buttocks.
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