Definitions for iliac artery
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iliac artery, arteria iliaca(noun)
one of the large arteries supplying blood to the pelvis and legs
One of the large arteries supplying blood to the pelvis and legs.
U.S. National Library of Medicine
Either of two large arteries originating from the abdominal aorta; they supply blood to the pelvis, abdominal wall and legs.
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