[hahynd-kwawr-ter, -kwaw-]
the posterior end of a halved carcass of beef, lamb, etc., sectioned usually between the twelfth and thirteenth ribs.
hindquarters, the rear part of an animal.

1880–85; hind1 + quarter

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hindquarter (ˈhaɪndˌkwɔːtə)
1.  one of the two back quarters of a carcass of beef, lamb, etc
2.  (plural) the rear, esp of a four-legged animal

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Remove the hindquarter by continuing to cut along the pelvic bone until your knife meets the cut made downward from the spine.
Other muscles commonly affected are hindquarter, forequarter, and throat muscles.
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