oblique diameter n.
The diameter of the pelvic inlet from the sacroiliac joint of one side to the opposite iliopectineal eminence.
- Oblique fault
noun 1. a fault that runs obliquely to, rather than parallel to or perpendicular to, the strike of the affected rocks
- Oblique fracture
oblique fracture n. A fracture in which the line of break runs obliquely to the axis of the bone.
- Oblique lie
oblique lie n. An anatomical relationship in which the fetal axis crosses the maternal axis at an angle other than a right angle.
[uh-bleek-lee, oh-bleek-; Military uh-blahyk-lee, oh-blahyk-] /əˈblik li, oʊˈblik-; Military əˈblaɪk li, oʊˈblaɪk-/ adverb 1. in an manner or direction.