the joint where the sacrum and ilium meet.
of, relating to, or affecting this joint.
of or relating to the sacrum and ilium, their articulation, or their associated ligaments
the joint where these bones meet
sacroiliac sac·ro·il·i·ac (sāk’rō-ĭl’ē-āk’, sā’krō-)
Of, relating to, or affecting the sacrum and ilium and their articulation or associated ligaments. n.
The sacroiliac region or cartilage.
adjective, Anatomy. 1. of, relating to, or involving the lumbar and sacral regions or parts of the body. adjective pertaining to or affecting the sacrum and lumbar (loin) regions; also written sacro-lumbar ; also called lumbosacral Word Origin 1859-64 adjective See sacrolumbar sacrolumbar sac·ro·lum·bar (sāk’rō-lŭm’bər, -bär’, sā’krō-) adj. Lumbosacral. lumbosacral lum·bo·sa·cral (lŭm’bō-sā’krəl) adj. Relating to […]
adjective See sacrolumbar
- Sacroposterior position
sacroposterior position sac·ro·pos·te·ri·or position (sāk’rō-pŏ-stēr’ē-ər, -pō-, sā’krō-) n. A breech presentation of the fetus with the sacrum directed toward either the left or right rear quarter of the mother’s pelvis.
adjective 1. extremely sacred or inviolable: a sacrosanct chamber in the temple. 2. not to be entered or trespassed upon: She considered her home office sacrosanct. 3. above or beyond criticism, change, or interference: a manuscript deemed sacrosanct. adjective 1. very sacred or holy; inviolable