[gloo-tee-uh l, gloo-tee-uh l] /ˈglu ti əl, gluˈti əl/
pertaining to the buttock muscles or the buttocks.
by 1804, from gluteus + -al (1).
gluteal glu·te·al (glōō’tē-əl, glōō-tē’-)
Of or relating to the buttocks.
- Gluteal artery
gluteal artery n.
- Gluteal fold
gluteal fold n. A prominent fold on the back of the upper thigh that marks the upper limit of the thigh from the lower limit of the buttock.
- Gluteal furrow
gluteal furrow n. The groove between the buttock and thigh.
[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 […]