Wing of ilium

Definition

noun

The upper flaring portion of the ilium that laterally bounds the greater pelvis.


Supplement

It is one of the two major parts of ilium. The other is the corpus ossis ilii.


Synonym:

Compare: corpus ossis ilii
See also: ilium

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