noun, plural pu·bes [pyoo-beez] /ˈpyu biz/. Anatomy.
Origin of pubis
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Pubis, pū′bis, n. a bone of the pelvis which in man forms the anterior portion of the os innominatum.
The principal anthropometric points to remember are the umbilical point, the two antero-superior iliac points, the pubis.Pedagogical Anthropology|Maria Montessori
The greater omentum covered the intestines pretty thoroughly from the transverse colon almost to the pubis.The Life and Public Services of James A. Garfield|Emma Elizabeth Brown
In one leg, the posteroventral corner of pars iliofemoralis arises from the pubis.Variation in the Muscles and Nerves of the Leg in|E. Bruce Holmes
Ventrally in front of the ischium there is a tract of unossified cartilage which is often regarded as the pubis.The Vertebrate Skeleton|Sidney H. Reynolds