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is·chi·a

(is'kē-ă),
Plural of ischium.

ischia

See ischium.

is·chi·a

(is'kē-ă)
Plural of ischium.

ischium

(ĭs′kē-ŭm) plural.ischia [Gr. ischion, hip]
The lower, posterior portion of the innominate or hip bone. It is a separate bone at birth; it begins to fuse with the pubis by age 8; and it is fully fused with the pubis and ilium by 16 to 18 years of age.

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Chef Pinos cooking is informed by his homeland, Italy, and especially by the volcanic island of Ischia, which lies at the northern end of the Gulf of Naples.
The first and by far the best was to La Mortella, on the island of Ischia, next door to Capri.
After the celebration, Beks and Rod are home until Tuesday, before flying to the tiny island of Ischia, in the Gulf of Naples, for a romantic honeymoon getaway.
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She was on holiday in the remote Italian island of Ischia last week and only discovered as she was about to come home that the girls had disappeared and were thought to have been abducted.
0 earthquake struck the Italian island of Ischia, off the coast of Naples, reported The Guardian.
He is a frequent guest performer at La Mortella on the Italian island of Ischia (home of Sir William and Lady Susana Walton), and has also performed with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Only Men Aloud, and frequently works with soprano Rebecca Evans.
Walton, and his home on the paradisiacal island of Ischia, seem to figure large in Kenneth's life.
Pino Luongo is from the island of Ischia, in the Bay of Naples, and his cooking reflects his passion for seafood, cheese and pastas.
The stunning views of Sorrento are a sight to behold, perched on a cliff top looking out across the sweeping Bay of Naples to Mount Vesuvius and the island of Ischia.
Neapolitan Riviera from PS407pp: A sevennight B&B stay at the three-star Pithaecusa Hotel in the resort of Casamicciola Terme on the island of Ischia includes flights from Stansted on September 3.
Radio's Simon Bates was the compere, present through the NCO's partnership with Classic fm, and he mispronounced the name of the Italian island of Ischia twice (the youngsters were flying out there yesterday for yet more music-making - when does term start for them?