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sacral

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adjective sa·cral \ˈsa-krəl, ˈsā-\

Definition of sacral

  1. :  of, relating to, or lying near the sacrum <the sacral region of the spinal cord>



1767

First Known Use of sacral

1767


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sacral

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adjective sa·cral \ˈsā-krəl, ˈsa-\

Definition of sacral

  1. :  holy, sacred <sacral authority>



Origin of sacral

Latin sacr-, sacer — more at sacred


First Known Use: 1882


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