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Synonyms for rear

Synonyms for rear

the hindmost part of something

the part or area farthest from the front

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the part of one's back on which one rests in sitting

located in the rear

to take care of and educate (a child)

to move (something) to a higher position

to make or form (a structure)

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the back of a military formation or procession

the side of an object that is opposite its front

the part of something that is furthest from the normal viewer

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the side that goes last or is not normally seen

stand up on the hind legs, of quadrupeds

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construct, build, or erect

located in or toward the back or rear

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When the silkworms were reared in the first rearing period, it was heated growth room during the whole instar period of 27 days.
For instance, if reared by conscientious adoptive mothers, female rats born to unresponsive mothers withstand stress and care for newborns just as effectively as do female rats born to dutiful mothers.
In its new study, Meaney's group first found that virgin females who had been reared by attentive mothers more often licked and groomed pups placed in their presence than did virgin females who had been reared by tongues-off mothers.
Rabbinical organizations, particularly alarmed, warn that such unions threaten the Jewish population's continuity because of the chance that children of interfaith couples will not be reared as Jews.
Despite the rabbinate's organized resistance, as a practical matter, a minority of Reform rabbis have long performed interfaith weddings, although frequently on the condition that children of the union be reared as Jews.