sciatic

adjective sci·at·ic \ sī-ˈa-tik \

Definition of sciatic

1 : of, relating to, or situated near the hip
2 : of, relating to, or caused by sciatica
  • sciatic pains

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Origin and Etymology of sciatic

Middle French sciatique, from Late Latin sciaticus, alteration of Latin ischiadicus of sciatica, from Greek ischiadikos, from ischiad-, ischias sciatica, from ischion ischium


SCIATIC Defined for English Language Learners

sciatic

Definition of sciatic for English Language Learners

  • medical : relating to or near the hip


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sciatic

adjective sci·at·ic \ sī-ˈat-ik \

medical Definition of sciatic

1 : of, relating to, or situated near the hip
2 : of, relating to, or caused by sciatica
  • sciatic pains

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