noun, plural ilia
[il-ee-uh] /ˈɪl i ə/ (Show IPA). Anatomy.
the broad, upper portion of either hipbone.
noun (pl) -ia (-ɪə)
the uppermost and widest of the three sections of the hipbone
the Latin name for ancient Troy
subilium sub·il·i·um (sŭb-ĭl’ē-əm)
The portion of the ilium contributing to the acetabulum.
sub·il’i·ac’ (-āk’) adj.
ilium il·i·um (ĭl’ē-əm)
n. pl. il·i·a (-ē-ə)
The uppermost and widest of the three bones constituting either of the lateral halves of the pelvis. Also called iliac bone.
The uppermost and widest of the three bones that fuse together to form each of the hipbones. See more at skeleton.
noun (pl) -imagoes, -imagines (-ɪˈmædʒəˌniːz) 1. the first winged stage of the mayfly, with dull opaque wings, known to anglers as a dun, before it metamorphoses into the shiny gauzy imago or spinner See also dun2 (sense 3), spinner (sense 6)
noun 1. the slitting of the underside of the penis to the urethra, performed as a puberty rite among some tribal peoples, especially in Australia.
noun, plural subindexes, subindices [suhb-in-duh-seez] /sʌbˈɪn dəˌsiz/ (Show IPA) 1. an index to a part or subdivision of a larger category. 2. inferior (def 11). noun (pl) -dices (-dɪˌsiːz), -dexes 1. another word for subscript (sense 2) 2. (US) an index to a subcategory
noun, plural industries for 1, 2, 7. 1. the aggregate of manufacturing or technically productive enterprises in a particular field, often named after its principal product: the automobile industry; the steel industry. 2. any general business activity; commercial enterprise: the Italian tourist industry. 3. trade or manufacture in general: the rise of industry in Africa. […]