ileac
Iliac Il"i*ac, a. [Cf. F. iliaque. See {Ileum}, and cf. {Jade} a stone.] 1. (Anat.) Pertaining to, or in the region of, the ilium, or dorsal bone of the pelvis; as, the iliac artery. [Written also {ileac}.] [1913 Webster]

2. See {Ileac}, 1. [R.] [1913 Webster]

{Iliac crest}, the upper margin of the ilium.

{Iliac passion}. See {Ileus}.

{Iliac region}, a region of the abdomen, on either side of the hypogastric regions, and below the lumbar regions. [1913 Webster]


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  • Ileac — Il e*ac, a. [See {Ileum}.] 1. (Anat.) Pertaining to the ileum. [Written also {iliac}.] [1913 Webster] 2. See {Iliac}, 1. [R.] [1913 Webster] {Ileac passion}. (Med.) See {Ileus}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ileac — [il′ēəlil′ē ak΄] adj. of or having to do with the ileum: also ileal [il′ēəl] …   English World dictionary

  • ileac — ileac1 /il ee ak /, adj. of or pertaining to the ileum. [ILE + AC, on model of iliac] ileac2 /il ee ak /, adj. of or pertaining to ileus. [1815 25; ILE(US) + AC, on model of iliac] * * * …   Universalium

  • ileac — adjective Pertaining to the ileum …   Wiktionary

  • ileac — 1. Relating to ileus. 2. Relating to the ileum. * * * il·e·ac (ilґe ak) 1. of the nature of ileus. 2. ileal …   Medical dictionary

  • ileac — Synonyms and related words: abdominal, anal, appendical, cardiac, cecal, colic, colonic, coronary, duodenal, enteric, gastric, intestinal, jejunal, mesogastric, pyloric, rectal, splanchnic, visceral …   Moby Thesaurus

  • ileac — adj. of or pertaining to the third portion of the small intestines (Anatomy) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ileac — il·e·ac …   English syllables

  • ileac — /ˈɪliæk/ (say ileeak) adjective of or relating to the ileum …   Australian English dictionary

  • ileac — adjective see ileal …   Useful english dictionary

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