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pelvis

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈpel.vɪs/
the bones that form a bowl-shaped structure in the area below the waist at the top of the legs, and to which the leg bones and spine are joined
Translations of “pelvis”
in Arabic تَجويف الحَوض…
in Korean 골반…
in Malaysian pelvis…
in French bassin…
in Turkish vücudun leğen kemiği bölgesi…
in Italian bacino…
in Chinese (Traditional) 骨盆…
in Russian таз (в анатомии)…
in Polish miednica…
in Vietnamese xương chậu…
in Spanish pelvis…
in Portuguese pelve…
in Thai กระดูกเชิงกราน…
in German das Becken…
in Catalan pelvis…
in Japanese 骨盤, 腰骨…
in Indonesian tulang panggul…
in Chinese (Simplified) 骨盆…
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