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pelvic

[ pel-vik ]
/ ˈpɛl vɪk /
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adjective

of or relating to the pelvis.

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Origin of pelvic

First recorded in 1820–30; pelv(is) + -ic
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British Dictionary definitions for pelvic

pelvic
/ (ˈpɛlvɪk) /

adjective

of, near, or relating to the pelvis
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Medical definitions for pelvic

pelvic
[ pĕlvĭk ]

adj.

Of, relating to, or near the pelvis.
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