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pillion

 [pil´yon]
a temporary artificial lower limb.

pillion

(pĭl′yŭn) [L. pellis, skin]
A temporary form of artificial leg, esp. a peg-leg type of stump.
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The pillion passenger was white, of medium build, 5ft 11in and in his early 30s and was wearing a blue hooded top covering his head.
A MOTORCYCLIST was killed and his pillion passenger badly hurt after crashing into a road sign in Redditch.
The motorcyclist and the pillion passenger have received serious injuries following the collision.
His 38-year-old pillion passenger, from the Belle Vale was airlifted by the North West Ambulance Service to Fazakerley Hospital.
The 18-year-old was a pillion passenger on a motorbike when it collided with a wall on Maxton Road at about 11.
A Garda spokesman said: "A male 20-year-old motorcyclist was fatally injured in the collision and his male pillion passenger, 28, was seriously injured and has been removed to Beaumont Hospital.
A 14-year-old female pillion passenger suffered a fractured skull, and a 13-year-old pillion passenger suffered a broken leg.
A 16-yearold pillion passenger was last night in a critical condition in hospital.
A MOTORBIKE pillion passenger was taken to hospital yesterday after a crash involving a car.
A motorbike approached him from behind and he was knocked to the ground by the pillion passenger.
A MOTORCYCLIST was killed and his seven-year-old pillion passenger badly hurt in a crash with a car in Glasgow.
The 17-year-old suffered critical injuries, while a 15-year-old boy, believed to be the pillion passenger, has broken bones.