Definition of Ischion. Meaning of Ischion. Synonyms of Ischion

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Definition of Ischion

Ischion
Ischion Is"chi*on, Ischium Is"chi*um, n. [L., Gr. ?.] 1. (Anat.) The ventral and posterior of the three principal bones composing either half of the pelvis; seat bone; the huckle bone. 2. (Zo["o]l.) One of the pleur[ae] of insects.

Meaning of Ischion from wikipedia

- meaning "reptile-hipped" from the Gr**** sauros (σαῦρος) meaning 'lizard' and ischion (ἴσχιον) meaning 'hip joint') is one of the two basic divisions of dinosaurs...
- derived from the Gr**** stem ornith- (ὀρνιθ-), meaning "of a bird", and ischion (ἴσχιον), plural ischia, meaning "hip joint". However, birds are only distantly...
- saurischians—"lizard-hipped", from the Gr**** sauros (σαῦρος) meaning "lizard" and ischion (ἰσχίον) meaning "hip joint"—retained the hip structure of their ancestors...
- elsewhere /sk/ script sch /ʃ/ schlague , haschisch, esche /sk/ schizoïde, ischion, æschne ss /s/ baisser, p****er -st /st/ est (direction), ouest, podcast...
- mirus, 'wonderful', with "ischia", the Latinised plural of Gr**** ἴσχιον, ischion, 'hip joint'. The specific name asymmetrica refers to the fact that in...
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