One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1Veterinary Medicine presentation of a fetus in which the hind legs (or the hindquarters, in the case of an abnormal posterior presentation) lie adjacent to the mother's cervix and emerge first at birth.
2Obstetrics (in humans) occipitoposterior presentation.
Late 19th century.
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