sacrosciatic

[ săk′rō-sī-ătĭk, sā′krō- ]

adj.

Of, relating to, or affecting the sacrum and ischium.

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Example sentences from the Web for sacrosciatic

  • The posterior part lies partly upon and partly in the texture of the sacrosciatic ligament.

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