hip pointer

noun
Updated on: 15 Dec 2017

Definition of hip pointer

: a deep bruise to the iliac crest or to the attachments of the muscles attached to it that occurs especially in contact sports (such as football)

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First Known Use of hip pointer

1967


Medical Dictionary

hip pointer

noun

medical Definition of hip pointer

: a deep, painful bruise to the iliac crest or to the overlying muscles attached to it that occurs from a direct blow sustained especially in contact sports (as football)

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