ilium

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English[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

  • ilion (4th to 7th centuries)

Etymology[edit]

From Latin īlium (lower abdomen), from īle (flank).

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Noun[edit]

ilium (plural ilia)

  1. (anatomy, obsolete) The ileum.
  2. (anatomy) The upper and widest of the three bones that make up each side of the hipbone and pelvis.

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Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

īlium

  1. genitive plural of īle