ilia


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

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.

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
References in periodicals archive ?
Traditional food for the guests will also be cooked on the premises, and inthe future Ilia may dabble with cosmeticsto cater for those who favour bee productsinstead of chemicals.
I admit freely that without the recent standardization of existing files, and the addition to CDLI of transliterations of 300+ heretofore unentered ED Ilia texts (incl.
NANA KIPIANI TEACHES ART HISTORY AT ILIA STATE UNIVERSITY AND IS THE SENIOR RESEARCHER AT THE G.
Afirma Ilia Galan que las filosofias puras, o los sistemas cerrados, han demostrado en nuestro tiempo su invalidez debido a los fracasos en su aplicacion practica, ejemplificados en los campos de concentracion nazis y sovieticos.
Given the anti-Roman humor of much grass-roots Orthodox opinion, any perception that Alexy and Ilia were acting in tandem with the pope would be a disaster.
No es casual, por tanto, que sea Burke el autor que reciba una mayor atencion, a lo largo del libro, por parte de Ilia Galan, pues como afirma en la pagina 144: <<Burke conduce la estetica por el camino de la negatividad que va desembocar en el culto a lo horroroso>> Camino que, hoy en dia, vemos perfectamente trazado en exposiciones como la famosa Sensation de 1997, cuyos ecos,--tal vez habria que decir hedores--, aun no nos han abandonado.
Ilia, proficient in five languages, growls: "Be careful what you say - some of them do know a little English.
Ilia said he was 'happy' to have passed the exam and was now going to focus on doing well in other subjects.
Ella es Ilia Calderon, periodista colombiana, especialmente contratada para este nuevo proyecto de la empresa que es propiedad de Sony Pictures Entertainment, Liberty Media, BV Capital, Bastion Capital y Council Tree Communications.
(For the first one, see Romania, Catholic Insight, July/August '99, p.21.) He will be welcomed by President Edouard Shevardnadze and Orthodox Patriarch Ilia. The Vatican news agency Zenit informs us that in view of the upcoming Great Jubilee the whole country is preparing for "a day of prayer for all religions."
And finally, Sichard frankly condemns the scope and purpose of "ilia veterum autorum censura...
"Todd Eldredge; Elvis Stojko; Alexei Yagudin, the world champion; Ilia Kulik--they are all straight.