gluteus gluteus

Definition(s):

  • (n) any one of three large skeletal muscles that form the buttock and move the thigh

Usage(s):

  • In 1965, Jean-Paul Marat briefly flashed his gluteus maximus in MaratSade.

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  1. "He's been battling that [gluteus] muscle," Francona said. "I don't want to run him into the ground two weeks into the season."
    on Apr 23, 2006 By: Terry Francona Source: Boston Globe

  2. "Into your gluteus maximus, which is your butt muscle," says Canseco, who admits it's illegal to use, unless prescribed and administered by a licensed doctor.
    on Feb 10, 2005 By: Jose Canseco Source: CBS News

  3. "Everyone hates them, but they are effective," Warner said. "This works the gluteus muscle, your hamstrings and your quadriceps. If you add the jumping, it takes you into cardiovascular training."
    on Apr 22, 2008 By: Jackie Warner Source: FOXNews

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