Origin of sciatic
Examples from the Web for sciatic
When I met this gentleman in Columbus, Ohio, he was a living skeleton, having suffered for years from sciatic rheumatism.Young Wallingford|George Randolph Chester
The branch of the middle peroneal division of the sciatic nerve emerges between the proximal ends of Mm.Variation in the Muscles and Nerves of the Leg in|E. Bruce Holmes
In one remarkable instance a patient complained of sciatic pain fifteen days after hysterectomy.
Appearance of epilepsy also in animals born of parents which had been rendered epileptic by section of the sciatic nerve.Darwin, and After Darwin, Volume II (of 3)|George John Romanes
Their removal by operation does not always assure against the occurrence of sciatic troubles.Psychotherapy|James J. Walsh
British Dictionary definitions for sciatic
Word Origin for sciatic
Word Origin and History for sciatic
"pertaining to the hip," also in reference to the large nerve from the pelvis to the thigh, 1540s, from Middle French sciatique (14c.), from Medieval Latin sciaticus (see sciatica).