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ilium

 [il´e-um] (pl. i´lia) (L.)
the lateral, flaring portion of the hip bone. adj., adj il´iac. (See also table of bones.)

ilia

(ĭl′ē-ə)
n.
Plural of ilium.

ilia

See ilium.

ilium

(il'e-um) plural.ilia [L. ile, ileum, ilium, pl. ilia, area of the abdomen from the lowest rib to the pubes; flank, groin]
1. One of the bones of each half of the pelvis. It is the superior and widest part and serves to support the flank. In the child, before fusion with adjacent pelvic bones, it is a separate bone. Synonym: os ilium
2. The flank. See: sacroiliac
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Mr Michael was especially incensed at Mr Elis Thomas's claims yesterday that because his role is different from the Commons Speaker, that gave him extra flexibility.
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And with the 19-year-old being tipped to star in the Under-20 World Cup starting in New Zealand next week, Cardiff are keen to have a deal in place before Elis jets off to the tournament.
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Elis Thomas will now chair an all-party committee to resolve the dispute.