from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of, relating to, or situated near the ilium.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of or pertaining to the ilium.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Pertaining to ancient Ilium, or Troy.
  • adj. Pertaining to, or in the region of, the ilium, or dorsal bone of the pelvis.
  • adj. See Ileac, 1.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to the ileum; ileac. Also iliacal.
  • Of or pertaining to the ilium or flank-bone.
  • n. An iliac artery.
  • Of or pertaining to ancient Ilium, or to the Trojan, war; Ilian: as, “the Iliac cycle,”

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. of or relating to the ilium


From Latin īliacus. (Wiktionary)



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