noun, plural il·i·a [il-ee-uh] /ˈɪl i ə/. Anatomy.
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Origin of ilium
OTHER WORDS FROM iliumpre·il·i·um, noun, plural pre·il·i·a.sub·il·i·um, noun, plural sub·il·i·a.
Words nearby ilium
Example sentences from the Web for ilia
The ribs which connect the sacral vertebrae with the ilia are however large.
I want to know where a girl named Ilia is and how she vanished from my house.The Tour|Louis Couperus
He is then prevented from committing suicide, but Ilia falls by her own hand.Life Of Mozart, Vol. 2 (of 3)|Otto Jahn
But of these only two or three answer to the definition of true sacral vertebrae in being united to the ilia by small ribs.
About two o'clock, a message was received that the Ilia had been boarded, and was in possession of the intelligence.Missy|Miriam Coles Harris