platyhieric

platyhieric

 [plat″ĭ-hi-er´ik]
having a wide sacrum, with a sacral index above 100.
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plat·y·hi·er·ic

(plat'i-hī-er'ik),
Having a broad sacrum.
[platy- + G. hieron, sacrum]
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Hieron osteon ([phrase omitted]) is the old Greek term for sacrum ("sacred" or "holy" bone) and is used in terms describing the shape of sacrum-dolichohieric or platyhieric.