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iliac

[il-ee-ak] /ˈɪl iˌæk/
adjective
1.
of, pertaining to, or situated near the ilium.
Origin
1510-1520
1510-20; ili(um) + -ac
Related forms
transiliac, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for transiliac

iliac

/ˈɪlɪˌæk/
adjective
1.
(anatomy) of or relating to the ilium
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Word Origin and History for transiliac

iliac

adj.

1510s, "pertaining to the disease ileus or colic," from French iliaque or directly from Late Latin iliacus, from ilium "flank, side, entrails" (see ileum).

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transiliac in Medicine

iliac il·i·ac (ĭl'ē-āk')
adj.
Of, relating to, or situated near the ilium.

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