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sci·at·ic

 (sī-ăt′ĭk)
adj.
1. Of or relating to the ischium or to the region of the hipbone in which it is located.
2. Of or relating to sciatica.

[French sciatique, from Old French, from Medieval Latin sciaticus, alteration of Latin ischiadicus, from Greek iskhiadikos, from iskhias, iskhiad-, sciatica, from iskhion, hip.]

sciatic

(saɪˈætɪk) or

sciatical

adj
1. (Anatomy) anatomy of or relating to the hip or the hipbone
2. (Pathology) of, relating to, or afflicted with sciatica
[C16: from French sciatique, from Late Latin sciaticus, from Latin ischiadicus relating to pain in the hip, from Greek iskhiadikos, from iskhia hip joint]

sci•at•ic

(saɪˈæt ɪk)

adj.
of, pertaining to, situated near, or affecting the ischium or back of the hip or the sciatic nerves.
[1535–45; < Medieval Latin sciaticus < Greek ischiadikós= ischiad-, s. of ischiás sciatica, derivative of ischíon hip joint, ischium (see -ad1) + -ikos -ic]
sci•at′i•cal•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.sciatic - relating to or caused by or afflicted with sciatica
2.sciatic - of or relating to the ischium (or the part of the hipbone containing it); "sciatic nerve"
Translations

sciatic

[saɪˈætɪk] ADJciático

sciatic

adjIschias-, ischiadisch (spec); sciatic nerveIschiasnerv m

sciatic

adj ciático
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