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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. Toward the posterior extremity.
  • adj. Posterior; in the rear.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Toward the posterior extremity.
  • Posterior; in the rear.

Etymologies

From hind (“behind”) +‎ -ward. (Wiktionary)

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