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Search Results for: os ilium

Ala ossis ilii

Definition noun Latin for the wing of ilium. Supplement The ala ossis ilii is one of the two major parts of ilium. The other... Read More

Digestive Enzymes

Have you ever thought about what happens to the food after you have taken it into your mouth? How those big steak pieces... Read More


Definition noun, plural: ilia The uppermost and the largest bone of the pelvis that is composed of two major parts in... Read More


Definition adjective (anatomy) (1) Of, relating to, or situated near the ilium, as in iliac fossa. (2) Of or pertaining to a... Read More

Facies sacropelvina ossis ilii

Facies sacropelvina ossis ilii --> sacropelvic surface of ilium The medial surface of the ilium behind and below the iliac... Read More


Definition noun (anatomy) (1) A winglike anatomical process or part, used of a bone. (2) One of the two major parts of... Read More


(noun) Plural form of ilium. See ilium for definition and additional... Read More


Definition noun, plural: bones The rigid organ comprised of bone tissues, and forms the skeleton of most... Read More

Tailors muscle

tailor's muscle --> sartorius (Science: anatomy, muscle) origin, anterior superior spine of ilium; insertion, medial... Read More


Flank (Science: anatomy) The posterior part of the body below the ribs abd above the ilium (upper portion of the... Read More


sacrum (Science: anatomy) The triangular-shaped bone lying between the 5th lumbar vertebra and the coccyx (tailbone). It... Read More

Linea arcuata

Linea arcuata --> arcuate line An arching or bow-shaped line. See: arcuate line of ilium, arcuate line of rectus... Read More


Ilial (Science: anatomy) Pertaining to the ilium;... 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

Sacroiliac joint

sacroiliac joint The joint between the sacrum and ilium and associated... Read More

Coxal bone

Definition noun, plural: coxal bones (anatomy) The lateral half of the large, flattened, irregularly shaped bone of the... Read More