Sciatically \Sci*at"ic*al*ly\, adv. With, or by means of, sciatica. [1913 Webster]

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  • sciatically — sciatˈically adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑sciatic …   Useful english dictionary

  • sciatic — sciatically, adv. /suy at ik/, adj. Anat. 1. of, pertaining to, situated near, or affecting the ischium or back of the hip. 2. affecting the hip or the sciatic nerves. n. 3. a sciatic part, as a nerve, vein, or artery. [1535 45; < ML sciaticus,… …   Universalium

  • sciatic — [sʌɪ atɪk] adjective 1》 relating to the hip. 2》 of or affecting the sciatic nerve.     ↘suffering from or liable to sciatica. Derivatives sciatically adverb Origin C16 (asnoun): from Fr. sciatique, via late L. from Gk iskhiadikos relating to the… …   English new terms dictionary

  • sciatic — adj. 1 of the hip. 2 of or affecting the sciatic nerve. 3 suffering from or liable to sciatica. Phrases and idioms: sciatic nerve the largest nerve in the human body, running from the pelvis to the thigh. Derivatives: sciatically adv. Etymology:… …   Useful english dictionary

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