sacroiliac
I. adjective Etymology: probably from French sacro-iliaque, from New Latin sacrum + French iliaque iliac Date: 1831 of, relating to, or being the region of juncture of the sacrum and ilium II. noun Date: 1936 the sacroiliac region; also its firm fibrous cartilage

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • sacroiliac — SACROILIÁC, Ă adj. iliosacral. (< fr. sacroiliaque) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

  • sacroiliac — [sak΄rō il′ē ak΄, sā΄krōil′ē ak΄] adj. [ SACRO + ILIAC] of the sacrum and the ilium; esp., designating the joint between them n. the joint or cartilage between the sacrum and the ilium …   English World dictionary

  • sacroiliac — /sak roh il ee ak , say kroh /, Anat. n. 1. the joint where the sacrum and ilium meet. adj. 2. of, pertaining to, or affecting this joint. [1825 35; SACRO + ILIAC] * * * ▪ anatomy       weight bearing synovial joint that articulates, or connects …   Universalium

  • sacroiliac — Relating to the sacrum and the ilium. * * * sa·cro·il·i·ac .sak rō il ē .ak, .sā krō adj of, relating to, affecting, or being the region of the joint between the sacrum and the ilium <sacroiliac distress> sacroiliac n SACROILIAC JOINT * * * …   Medical dictionary

  • sacroiliac — I. |sakrō|ilēak also |sāk adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary sacr (II) + iliac : of, relating to, or affecting the sacroiliac sacroiliac distress II …   Useful english dictionary

  • sacroiliac — 1. adjective Referring to the region of the sacrum and the ilium in the lower back. 2. noun The region of the sacrum and the ilium in the lower back …   Wiktionary

  • sacroilíac — sa|croi|lí|ac Mot Pla Adjectiu variable …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • sacroiliac — adj. pertaining to the joint connecting the sacrum and the ilium (Anatomy) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sacroiliac — [ˌseɪkrəʊ ɪlɪak, ˌsak ] adjective Anatomy relating to the sacrum and the ilium. ↘denoting the rigid joint at the back of the pelvis between the sacrum and the ilium …   English new terms dictionary

  • sacroiliac — sacro·iliac …   English syllables

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