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n. pl. pu·bes (-bēz)
The forward portion of either of the hipbones, at the juncture forming the front arch of the pelvis. Also called pubic bone.
[Short for New Latin (os) pūbis, (bone) of the groin, from genitive of Latin pūbēs, groin.]
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n, pl -bes (-biːz)
(Anatomy) one of the three sections of the hipbone that forms part of the pelvis
[C16: shortened from New Latin os pūbis bone of the pubes]
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n., pl. -bes (-bēz).
one of the paired anterior bones of the vertebrate pelvic girdle, forming the front of each innominate bone in humans.
[1590–1600; short for New Latin os pūbis bone of the pubes1]
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The forwardmost of the three bones that fuse together to form each of the hipbones. See more at skeleton.
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Part of a hip bone: one of a pair that meet at the front of the pelvis.
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|Noun||1.||pubis - one of the three sections of the hipbone; together these two bones form the front of the pelvis|
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pubis[ˈpjuːbɪs] N (pubes (pl)) → pubis m inv
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
n pl <pubes> → Schambein nt
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
pubis[ˈpjuːbɪs] n → pube m
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
n. pubis, región púbica, estructura ósea frontal de la pelvis.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
pubisn pubis m, hueso que forma la parte anterior de la pélvis
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