: of, relating to, or located on or near the ilium
Examples of iliac in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebBackpacks are sized according to torso length (as measured from your bony C7 vertebrae at the base of your neck to your iliac crest at the top of your hip bone) and hip belt width.
Adrienne Donica, Popular Mechanics, 12 Mar. 2020 The giving process involves taking bone marrow from the iliac crest of the hipbone while the donor is under anesthesia or collecting peripheral blood stem cells in a process similar to donating blood platelets.
Brooke Henderson, miamiherald, 2 June 2017
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