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Pelvic girdle

pelvic girdle The bony ring formed by the hip bones and the sacrum, to which the lower limbs are attached. Synonym: cingulum... Read More

Joints of pelvic girdle

The joints of pelvic girdle, in anatomy, are the joints that unite the sacrum and the two hip bones, forming the pelvic... Read More

Shoulder-girdle syndrome

Definition noun A neurologic disorder generally of unknown cause and characterized by the acute onset of shoulder pain... Read More


Girdle to kill a tree by severing or removing the living layer of the tree (the phloem) in a ring around its... Read More

Juncturae cinguli membri superioris

Juncturae cinguli membri superioris --> joints of pectoral girdle The joints uniting the scapulae and clavicles to each... Read More


ring A circle, or a circular line, or anything in the form of a circular line or hoop. 2. Specifically, a circular ornament... Read More


A diatom is a unicellular eukaryotic alga characterized by the siliceous covering and symmetry. Diatoms are mostly aquatic,... Read More


pavilion 1. A temporary movable habitation; a large tent; a marquee; especially, a tent raised on posts. The greeks do pitch... Read More

Articulationes membri superioris liberi

Articulationes membri superioris liberi --> joints of free upper limb The joints uniting the bones of the free superior... Read More

Ossa membri superioris

ossa membri superioris --> bones of upper limb These include the superior limb girdle (scapula and clavicle) and the... Read More


presentation 1. (Science: obstetrics) The relationship of the long axis of the foetus to that of the mother (also called... Read More

Bones of superior limb

Bones of superior limb --> bones of upper limb These include the superior limb girdle (scapula and clavicle) and the... Read More

Circinate retinopathy

Circinate retinopathy a retinal degeneration marked by a girdle of sharply defined white exudates around an edematous... Read More


pectoral 1. Of or pertaining to the breast, or chest; as, the pectoral muscles. 2. Relating to, or good for, diseases of the... Read More

Dorsal muscles

Dorsal muscles --> muscles of the back The muscles of the back in general, including those attaching the shoulder girdle to... Read More


Invest 1. To put garments on; to clothe; to dress; to array; opposed to divest. Usually followed by with, sometimes by in;... Read More


pelvis The pelvis is a basin shaped cavity bordered by the pelvic girdle and sacrum, containing and protecting the bladder,... Read More


Definition noun It designed to both sphenoid and ethmoid regions of the cranium that surrounds the anterior portions of the... Read More