sacral

adjective (1)
sa·​cral | \ˈsa-krəl, ˈsā- \

Definition of sacral 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: of, relating to, or lying near the sacrum the sacral region of the spinal cord

sacral

adjective (2)
sa·​cral | \ˈsā-krəl, ˈsa- \

Definition of sacral (Entry 2 of 2)

: holy, sacred sacral authority

First Known Use of sacral

Adjective (1)

1767, in the meaning defined above

Adjective (2)

1882, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for sacral

Adjective (2)

Latin sacr-, sacer — more at sacred

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The first known use of sacral was in 1767

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sacral

adjective
sa·​cral | \ˈsak-rəl, ˈsā-krəl \

Medical Definition of sacral 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: of, relating to, or lying near the sacrum the sacral region of the spinal cord

sacral

noun

Medical Definition of sacral (Entry 2 of 2)

: a sacral vertebra or sacral nerve

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