adjective Anatomy.
of, pertaining to, situated near, or affecting the ischium or back of the hip.
affecting the hip or the sciatic nerves.
a sciatic part, as a nerve, vein, or artery.

1535–45; < Medieval Latin sciaticus, alteration of Greek ischiadikós ischiadic

sciatically, adverb
nonsciatic, adjective Unabridged
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sciatic (saɪˈætɪk)
1.  anatomy of or relating to the hip or the hipbone
2.  of, relating to, or afflicted with sciatica
[C16: from French sciatique, from Late Latin sciaticus, from Latin ischiadicus relating to pain in the hip, from Greek iskhiadikos, from iskhia hip joint]

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sciatic sci·at·ic (sī-āt'ĭk)

  1. Of or relating to the ischium or to the region of the hipbone in which it is located.

  2. Of or relating to sciatica.

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