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hipbone

[′hip‚bōn]
(anatomy)
A large broad bone consisting of three parts, the ilium, ischium, and pubis; makes up a lateral half of the pelvis in mammals. Also known as innominate.
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Lie on the floor with knees bent, feet flat on the floor, hands on the hipbones.
But a badly injured foot and fractures in the thighbone and hipbone will keep him out of the 'beautiful' game for at least six to eight months.
If this is the case, aim for a shot that will break a wing and hipbone. Be advised, this may not be an immediately fatal hit, but it will keep the bird from flying or running off.
Before this workbench model was designed, a more primitive wheel was made by nailing the hipbone of a cow into the ground and placing a circular tray on the bone.
Write to our mobility expert Michelle Thomson at: Ask Michelle, Mobility Matters, Sunday Mail, One Central Quay, Glasgow, G3 8DA, or email your question to askmichelle@sundaymail.co.uk protector ensures that the hipbone is safe and protected in any position.
It is a painless extraction--a long hollow needle is inserted into the hipbone and the marrow is extracted from the centre of the large bone.
Police Sergeant Kunihiko Miyamoto, 53, remains unconscious and in a critical condition due to skull fractures, and the woman, who appears to be about 40 years old, is also badly injured with hipbone fractures but is conscious, the Tokyo Fire Department said.
She also realized that women now wear shorter tops and wear pants on the hipbone. "When short, hooded sweatshirts were popular two summers ago," the designer says, she added one.
I need only quote some passages: Rachel Loomis "imagines soon she'll be able to see her soul showing through, a faint glimmer near the hipbone, between her ribs...." Ivy Engel, a teenager, gets "a little spooked, thinking maybe [the bats] had gotten their coloring from blood feasts, like maybe steady blood plasma transfusions had begun to redden their skin and fur...." Martin LeFavor sees angels: "Clearly great mysteries coursed between the extraterrestrial skin, drooping from their bones like melting wax." Are the people who live in the heartland crazy?
Exactech, a Gainesville, Fla.-based developer and producer of orthopedic implant devices and biologic materials, has announced that the company's new Connexion GXL enhanced polyethylene (PE) acetabular (hipbone socket) liners for its AcuMatch A-Series system has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S.
With the patient under anesthesia, the research team will procure bone marrow from the patient's hipbone, and the cells believed to have the greatest therapeutic benefit, CD34+ cells, will be isolated.
For the perfect panty fit, measure around your hipbone, about two inches below your belly button.