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Human buttocks.jpg
Buttocks o a female (upper) an a male (lawer).
Artery superior gluteal artery, inferior gluteal artery
Nerve superior gluteal nerve, inferior gluteal nerve, superior cluneal nerves, medial cluneal nerves, inferior cluneal nerves
Laitin Clunis
MeSH A01.378.610.100
TA A01.1.00.033
FMA 76446
Anatomical terminology

The buttocks (singular: buttock) are twa roonded portions o the anatomy, locatit on the posterior o the pelvic region o apes (includin humans), an mony ither bipeds or quadrupeds, an comprise a layer o fat superimposed on the gluteus maximus an gluteus medius muscles. Pheesiologically, the buttocks enable wicht tae be taken off the feet while sittin.