[ee-lye-oos] /iˈlyɛ us/
a seaport in E Brazil.
[il-ee-uh m] /ˈɪl i əm/ noun, plural ilia [il-ee-uh] /ˈɪl i ə/ (Show IPA). Anatomy. 1. the broad, upper portion of either hipbone. /ˈɪlɪə/ noun 1. the plural of ilium /ˈɪlɪə/ noun 1. (in Roman legend) the daughter of Aeneas and Lavinia, who, according to some traditions, was the mother of Romulus and Remus See […]
[il-ee-ak] /ˈɪl iˌæk/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or situated near the . /ˈɪlɪˌæk/ adjective 1. (anatomy) of or relating to the ilium adj. 1510s, “pertaining to the disease ileus or colic,” from French iliaque or directly from Late Latin iliacus, from ilium “flank, side, entrails” (see ileum). iliac il·i·ac (ĭl’ē-āk’) adj. Of, relating to, […]
noun, Anatomy. 1. Also called common iliac artery. either of two large arteries that conduct blood to the pelvis and the legs. 2. Also called external iliac artery. the outer branch of an iliac artery that becomes the femoral artery. 3. Also called hypogastric artery, internal iliac artery. the inner branch of an iliac artery […]
- Iliac bone
iliac bone n. See ilium.