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breech meaning

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  • Noun: breech  breech
    1. Opening in the rear of the barrel of a gun where bullets can be loaded
      - rear of barrel, rear of tube

    Sounds like: breach

    Derived forms: breeches

    Type of: opening

    Part of: barrel, cask

    Encyclopedia: Breech


  • [Medicine]
    n
    1 : the hind end of the body : BUTTOCKS
    2 : BREECH PRESENTATION; also : a fetus that is presented breech first
    adv : in the manner of a breech delivery or breech presentation ‹her children were born breech —Laura Cunningham› ‹the baby birthed breech —Jayne Anne Phillips›
Examples
  • Mrs costello wears the breeches in that house ...
  • The reins and the breeches of the groom are glittering white.
  • Pulling a dirty rag from his breeches pocket, he rubbed it clumsily over her face, then pinched her nose between its folds.
  • The boy put on his breeches and went out for a ride
  • Mrs bellingham tan his breech well, the upstart
  • Not until the second round goes into the breech
  • The breeches are the latest trend for pants
  • And what i do is i put this now in the breech
  • Rocket and breeches buoy and lifeboat
  • Have you seen my dark brown breeches
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