[gloo-teez] /ˈglu tiz/
plural noun, Informal.
the muscles of the buttocks.
The gluteus maximus muscles; the large muscles of the butt: Work those glutes
[gloo-teth-uh-mahyd] /gluˈtɛθ əˌmaɪd/ noun, Pharmacology. 1. a white, crystalline, water-insoluble powder, C 13 H 15 NO 2 , used as a hypnotic and sedative. glutethimide glu·teth·i·mide (glōō-těth’ə-mīd’) n. A nonbarbiturate sedative and hypnotic drug.
[gloo-tee-uh s, gloo-tee-] /ˈglu ti əs, gluˈti-/ noun, plural glutei [gloo-tee-ahy, gloo-tee-ahy] /ˈglu tiˌaɪ, gluˈti aɪ/ (Show IPA). Anatomy. 1. any of several muscles of the buttocks, especially the . /ɡlʊˈtiːəs/ noun (pl) -tei, -taei (-ˈtiːaɪ) 1. any one of the three large muscles that form the human buttock and move the thigh, esp the […]
[mak-suh-muh s] /ˈmæk sə məs/ noun, plural glutei maximi [mak-suh-mahy] /ˈmæk səˌmaɪ/ (Show IPA) 1. the broad, thick, outermost muscle of the buttocks, involved in the rotation and extension of the thigh. 2. Facetious. the buttocks.
- Gluteus maximus muscle
gluteus maximus muscle gluteus max·i·mus muscle (māk’sə-məs) n. A muscle with M origin from the ilium, the sacrum and the coccyx, and the sacrotuberous ligament, with insertion to the iliotibial band of the broad fascia and the gluteal ridge of the femur, with nerve supply from the inferior gluteal nerve, and whose action extends the […]