The lower part of the back on either side of the backbone between the hipbones and the ribs
(Archit.) Either of the sides of an arch from the point of rising to the vertex
A surface of an object that extends more or less perpendicularly from an observer standing in front:
An ornamental strip of flowers or shrubs along the edge of a garden, walk, etc.
One who is part of a group or crew:
(--- Nautical) The general direction on either side of a ship located 45° off the stern.
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