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os is·chi·i

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  1. ischium, ischial bone, os ischiinoun

    one of the three sections of the hipbone; situated below the ilium


  1. os ischii

    The ischium () forms the lower and back region of the hip bone (os coxae). Situated below the ilium and behind the pubis, it is one of three regions whose fusion creates the coxal bone. The superior portion of this region forms approximately one-third of the acetabulum.


  1. os ischii

    The os ischii, also known as the ischium, is one of the three major bones that make up the hip bone or pelvis. It is located at the lower and back part of the pelvis. This bone has a curved body and a prominent projection known as the ischial spine, which serves as a point of attachment for various muscles and ligaments. The ischium also contains the ischial tuberosity, commonly known as the "sitting bone," which bears the weight of the body when sitting.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of os ischii in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of os ischii in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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