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Meaning of “pelvis” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of pelvis from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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pelvisnoun [C]

 us   /ˈpel·vɪs/
the ​bones that ​form a bowl-shaped ​structure in the ​area below the ​waist at the ​top of the ​legs, to which the ​legbones and ​spine (= ​row of ​bones in the back) are ​joined
pelvic
adjective [not gradable]  us   /ˈpel·vɪk/
pelvic ​muscles
(Definition of pelvis from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pelvis”
in Korean 골반…
in Arabic تَجويف الحَوض…
in Malaysian pelvis…
in French bassin…
in Russian таз (в анатомии)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 骨盆…
in Italian bacino…
in Turkish vücudun leğen kemiği bölgesi…
in Polish miednica…
in Spanish pelvis…
in Vietnamese xương chậu…
in Portuguese pelve…
in Thai กระดูกเชิงกราน…
in German das Becken…
in Catalan pelvis…
in Japanese 骨盤, 腰骨…
in Chinese (Simplified) 骨盆…
in Indonesian tulang panggul…
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