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English definition of “iliacus”

iliacus

noun [C]     /ɪˈlaɪ.ə.kəs/ US  /ɪˈlɑɪ.ə.kəs/ specialized
a triangular muscle attached to the iliac fossa ( =the large , smooth part of the pelvis ) that allows the thigh to bend forward and turn Substances and structures in the body
(Definition of iliacus noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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