Definition of underpart in English:

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underpart

Pronunciation: /ˈʌndəpɑːt/

noun

1A lower part of something.
1.1 (underparts) The underside of an animal’s body, especially when of a specified colour or pattern: the neck and underparts are creamy white
More example sentences
  • Females are buff-brown with streaked backs and plain buff underparts.
  • The Western Scrub-Jay has blue upperparts, a grayish-brown back, and light underparts.
  • The bird's upper body and wings are black or dark grey, and its underparts are white.

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